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Marine who abused Taliban corpses dies

Marine who abused Taliban corpses dies

Aug 16, 2014 - 12:35

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): An American soldier, who insulted the Talibaninfo-icon’s bodies in 2011, has died at his residence in Jacksonville, a news report said.

Robert Richards was found dead on Wednesday by his wife, his Attorney Guy Womack told the Associated Press (AP). “Neither foul play nor suicide is suspected.”

Following the release of the outrageous video that showed him urinating on the fighters’ corpses, the soldier was relegated from his position as sergeant

Womack believed Richards had died because of changing medications for the injuries he suffered in a roadside bombing during tour of duty in Afghanistaninfo-icon.

PANinfo-icon Monitor/mud


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