NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A General Court Martial hearing is scheduled Thursday for a Marine charged in the death of a U.S. Army Green Beret.
Staff Sgt. Kevin Maxwell Jr. is faced with charges including murder, obstruction of justice, hazing and burglary in the death of Logan Melgar, who was killed in 2017 while serving in Mali.
Maxwell was one of two Marines charged with Melgar’s death last November. Two members of the famed SEAL Team Six were also charged.
One of the SEALs, Chief Special Warfare Operator Adam Matthews, was sentenced to 12 months of confinement and receive a bad conduct discharge in a hearing last month.
Thursday’s hearing is slated for 9 a.m. at Naval Station Norfolk.