A Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson soldier has been formally charged in connection to a death of a 4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division soldier, Private First Class Grant W. Wise.
Specialist Marshall D. Drake an infantryman assigned to the 4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division was charged with failing to obey Army Regulations and in the negligent killing of Pfc. Wise.
It is alleged the Spc. Drake killed Pfc. Grant on or about December 25th, 2012 by shooting him with a fire arm.
Spc. Drake was deployed to Afghanistan with JBER based 4-25th Infantry Division last year.
The Criminal Investigation Division is still investigating the pending case.