Stars and Stripes stripes.com 07 Jan, 2021 19:15 am

Connection between Fort Drum soldier and teen who are accused in Harris murder is still unclear

Connection between Fort Drum soldier and teen who are accused in Harris murder is still unclear
A Fort Drum soldier and a 16-year-old boy accused of killing another soldier will face murder and other charges only in New Jersey, even though the alleged kidnapping occurred in the north country.

Connection between Fort Drum soldier and teen who are accused in Harris murder is still unclear WATERTOWN, N.(Tribune News Service) — A Fort Drum soldier and a 16-year-old boy accused of killing another soldier will face murder and other charges only in New Jersey, even though the alleged kidnapping occurred in the north country.Fort Drum had reported Cpl.Harris, a member of C Troop, 1-89 Calvary, Fort Drum, was posthumously promoted to the corporal rank and awarded the Army Commendation Medal.

, joined the Army in March 2019 and was assigned to Fort Drum that July.Mellish remains in military custody in the Oneida County Correctional Facility, awaiting extradition to New Jersey.

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