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I Corps Courts-Martial

Published: 02:32PM April 19th, 2018

U.S. V. PFC. ATKINSON, 1ST BDE., 2ND DIV.

On March 9, PFC Isaiah J. Atkinson, 1st Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, was convicted of sexual assault, false official statement and violating a lawful general regulation. Atkinson was sentenced to be reduced to the grade of E-1, to forfeit all pay and allowances, to be confined for 9 years and 3 months and to be discharged from the service with a dishonorable discharge.

U.S. V. SGT. RODRIGUEZ, 1ST BDE., 2ND DIV.

On March 16, Sgt. Luis A. Rodriguez, 1st Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, was convicted of abusive sexual contact. Rodriguez was sentenced to be reduced to the grade of E-1, confined for 2 years and to be discharged from the service with a bad conduct discharge.

U.S. V. SGT. SUTHER, 2ND BDE., 2ND INF. DIV.

On March 21, Sgt. Steven J. Suther, 2nd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, was convicted of assault and failure to obey order or regulation. Suther was sentenced to be reduced to the grade of E-1 and to perform hard labor without confinement for 3 months.

U.S. V. SPC. MADDOX, 1ST BDE., 2ND DIV.

On March 23, Spc. Justin Maddox, 1st Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, was convicted of possession of child pornography. Maddox was sentenced to be confined for 14 months and to be discharged from the service with a bad conduct discharge.

U.S. V. PVT. LOUSSOUBA, 51ST SIG. BN.

On March 23, Pvt. Toufdy H. Loussouba, 51st Expeditionary Signal Battalion, was convicted of wrongful possession of marijuana, wrongful use of marijuana, consuming alcohol while under the age of 21 years, and maiming. Loussouba was sentenced to be reduced to the grade of E-1, to forfeit all pay and allowances, to be confined for 27 months and to be discharged from the service with a bad conduct discharge.

All articles are violations of the Uniform Code of Military Justice. I Corps and 7th Infantry Division are committed to preventing sexual harassment and sexual assault. Leaders at every level of the chain of command have an obligation to safeguard service members through prevention, education, investigation, victim advocacy, and, when appropriate, prosecution. One hundred percent of unrestricted reports of sexual assault and all reports of sexual harassment will be properly investigated and appropriately acted upon by the command.