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Soldier charged in fatal West Point crash quiet at hearing

Oct. 23, 2019 10:56 AM EDT

FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) — An Army soldier charged in a vehicle rollover that killed a West Point cadet kept quiet Wednesday during a preliminary hearing to help determine whether she will face trial by a court-martial. Staff Sgt. Ladonies Strong declined to make a statement in her defense during a short...

Army sergeant faces charges in fatal West Point accident

Sep. 26, 2019 9:45 AM EDT

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — A staff sergeant is facing charges in a rollover accident that killed a U.S. Military Academy cadet during training exercises this summer, Army officials confirmed Thursday. Staff Sgt. Ladonies P. Strong was charged Sept. 13 with multiple violations of the Uniform Code of Military...