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Fort Campbell Soldier Brittney Silvers Dies in Off-Duty Shooting Incident

 

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Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – At approximately 10:00pm, October 14th, 2018, a Fort Campbell Soldier died as the result of an off-duty shooting incident on post.

Spc. Brittney Niecol Silvers, of Jacksonville, Florida, was an automated logistical specialist in the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault).

She joined the Army in 2011 and completed training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina and Fort Lee, Virginia. She served for several years at Fort Hood, Texas before arriving to Fort Campbell  back in 2016.

Sgt. Brittney Niecol Silvers (Photo taken as a Spc.)

Sgt. Brittney Niecol Silvers (Photo taken as a Spc.)

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Fort Campbell reports Soldier shot on base, Sunday

 

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Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – Shortly before 10:00pm on Sunday, October 14th, 2018 all gates on Fort Campbell were closed for approximately 55 minutes while military police investigated a shooting in on-post housing. The shooting resulted in the death of a Soldier and the spouse being taken into custody. The names of those involved are being withheld pending next-of-kin notification.

“Our hearts and prayers are with the Families involved. Any loss of a Soldier has a profound impact on the entire Army Family,” said Brig. Gen. K. Todd Royar, acting senior commander, 101st Airborne Division and Fort Campbell.

Fort Campbell Gates were closed Sunday while Military Police investigated an on post shooting. (Sam Shore)

Fort Campbell Gates were closed Sunday while Military Police investigated an on post shooting. (Sam Shore)

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Fort Campbell reports Remains of missing 101st Soldier discovered

 

Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – The skeletal remains found Monday near Exit 19 off of Highway 24 in Robertson County, Tennessee, have been confirmed by medical examiners as Fort Campbell Soldier Pfc. Shadow McClaine.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation recovered the remains of McClaine, a 101st Airborne Division Soldier, who had been missing since September 2016.

Senior officials at Fort Campbell and special agents from the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command – the lead investigative agency – are in close communication with the family and TBI at this time.

Entrance sign near the incoming lane outside of Gate 4 at Fort Campbell, KY. (Sam Shore)

Entrance sign near the incoming lane outside of Gate 4 at Fort Campbell, KY. (Sam Shore)

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Fort Campbell’s 716th Military Police Battalion held Change of Command Ceremony June 28th

 

Written by Sgt. Leejay Lockhart
101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (AA) Public Affairs

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Fort Campbell, KY – Soldiers of the 716th Military Police Battalion, 101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), conducted a change of command ceremony June 28th on the division parade field at Fort Campbell.

Col. Robert Dillon, commander of the 89th Military Police Brigade, traveled from Fort Hood, Texas, to oversee the ceremony in which Lt. Col. Leevaine Williams Jr. took command of the battalion from outgoing commander Lt. Col. David G. Thompson.

Col. Robert Dillon, commander of the 89th Military Police Brigade, passes the 716th Military Police Battalion's colors to Lt. Col. Leevaine Williams Jr., incoming commander of the 716th MP Battalion, June 28 at Fort Campbell, Ky. The 716th MP Battalion is the most decorated military police battalion in the U.S. Army. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Leejay Lockhart, 101st Sustainment Brigade Public Affairs)

Col. Robert Dillon, commander of the 89th Military Police Brigade, passes the 716th Military Police Battalion’s colors to Lt. Col. Leevaine Williams Jr., incoming commander of the 716th MP Battalion, June 28 at Fort Campbell, Ky. The 716th MP Battalion is the most decorated military police battalion in the U.S. Army. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Leejay Lockhart, 101st Sustainment Brigade Public Affairs)

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Fort Campbell’s 101st Sustainment Brigade ‘Lifeliners’ stay SHARP

 

Written by Sgt. Leejay Lockhart
101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (AA) Public Affairs

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Fort Campbell, KY – Soldiers from the 101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), spent a week emphasizing sexual assault prevention that culminated with the division leadership addressing the brigade June 7th, at Fryar Stadium on Fort Campbell.

Brig. Gen. Mark R. Stammer, senior acting commander of the 101st Abn. Div. and Fort Campbell, started off his remarks by saying that in combat soldiers would always fearlessly rush to a burning vehicle to save fellow soldiers, ignoring the danger to their own lives.

Brig. Gen. Mark R. Stammer, senior acting commander of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and Fort Campbell, addressed the 101st Sustainment Brigade urging every soldier to take action to prevent sexual assault June 7th, at Fryar Stadium in Fort Campbell. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Leejay Lockhart, 101st Sustainment Brigade Public Affairs)

Brig. Gen. Mark R. Stammer, senior acting commander of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and Fort Campbell, addressed the 101st Sustainment Brigade urging every soldier to take action to prevent sexual assault June 7th, at Fryar Stadium in Fort Campbell. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Leejay Lockhart, 101st Sustainment Brigade Public Affairs)

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Fort Campbell Shooting Suspect Dies

 

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – A Fort Campbell Soldier who was apprehended early Saturday morning following a pursuit by Georgia State Police has died from wounds suffered during an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound sustained at the time of the incident.

Specialist Rico L. Rawls Jr., 22, was pronounced dead at approximately 2:00pm, Monday afternoon.

Rawls Jr. was wanted for questioning in connection with the death of his spouse, Jessica T. Rawls, who was discovered deceased from an apparent gunshot wound Friday evening by Military Police responding to an alleged domestic dispute in on-post housing. «Read the rest of this article»

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Fort Campbell Shooting Suspect Apprehended

 

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – A Fort Campbell Soldier was apprehended early Saturday morning after a pursuit by Georgia State Police. The Soldier was wanted for questioning in connection with the death of his spouse earlier that evening.

According to a statement released by the Georgia State Police, the Soldier sustained an alleged self-inflicted gunshot wound, was apprehended and transported to a regional hospital. He is currently in critical condition. «Read the rest of this article»

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101st Airborne Division Soldier Killed

 

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – A 101st Airborne Division Soldier was found dead in the 400 block of Fidelio road, Hopkinsville, KY February 3rd. The soldier died from multiple gunshot wounds and the incident remains under investigation by local authorities, along with the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command.

Sergeant Vincent Edward Goslyn Jr., 28, of Cadillac, MI was a Quartermaster and Chemical equipment repairer, assigned to 4th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 159th Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). «Read the rest of this article»

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Two Soldiers air-lifted following on-post incident

 

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – Two Fort Campbell Soldiers were airlifted to a Nashville hospital following an early morning incident on Fort Campbell.

One of the Soldiers was an on-duty Military Police officer on routine patrol when he reportedly stopped to question a Soldier and an altercation ensued. The Military Police Officer was stabbed during the altercation and the suspect was shot.

The incident is under investigation by Special Agents from the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command.

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Soldier Charged in death of spouse

 

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – A Fort Campbell Soldier has been charged in connection with the death of his wife, Linzi R. Jenks, 21, who was found dead in her Fort Campbell residence, December 5th.

Charges were preferred against Spc. Robert Jenks, 25, under the Uniform Code of Military Justice alleging the following offenses:

CHARGE I: Violation of the UCMJ, Article 118 (Murder): In that Specialist Robert S. Jenks, U.S. Army, did, at or near Fort Campbell, Kentucky, on or about 5th December 2010, with premeditation, murder Linzi Jenks, his wife, by means of pushing, choking, and stabbing her. «Read the rest of this article»

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