A soldier who barricaded herself in a building at a Virginia base and then fatally shot herself in the head earlier this week was a 33-year-old human resources specialist from New York
An enraged soldier barricaded herself inside a major command’s headquarters and shot herself in the head Monday after throwing objects around the office as law enforcement officials tried to negotiate with her, the Army said. She died later in the day.
Gov. Chris Christie says he asked staff members to get more details about traffic tie-ups in Fort Lee last year soon after they were over and he heard they were a source of contention.
Port Authority official says he is ready to share more information if he won’t face prosecution.
The intense scrutiny underscores the tremendous political pressure Christie faces as one of his party’s most popular figures ahead of the 2016 presidential contest.
A contractor employee at Fort Lee who allowed inmates he supervised to have sex with prostitutes will spend four months on probation.