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Stories with person: Robert Bales
  • Former soldier convicted in thrill killing leaves prison 
    Updated: Oct-26-15 7:52 pm

    BOISE, Idaho - An Idaho soldier has been released from prison four years after he admitted shooting an unarmed Afghan boy for sport and posing for photographs with the victim's corpse as part of what prosecutors described as a series of thrill killings by a rogue group of U.S. troops.