BREAKING: Soldier charged with premeditated murder in connection with death of child

United States Army Alaska has released the name of a soldier accused of killing a child on post last week.

 

23-year-old Sgt. Nathaniel Ulroan has been charged with one count of premeditated murder, one count of kidnapping, two counts of aggravated assault, one count of assault consummated by a battery and one count of communicating a threat.

 

The child, his 3-year-old son, was reportedly found dead by Fort Wainwright Military Police on April 4th in on post housing.

 

He is being held at the Fairbanks Correction Center awaiting an Article 32 pretrial hearing to determine whether sufficient evidence exists to warrant trial by court-martial.