Monday, June 13, 2005
A Pearl Harbor Sailor from the USS Paul Hamilton is being held in the Ford Island brig as a suspect in the shooting of another Sailor. The victim, 20, is a crew member on the Aegis Cruiser USS Lake Erie. His name was not released by the Navy. He was shot at 6:30 p.m. while standing the parking lot of Pearl Harbor’s bachelor enlisted quarters. The Navy said the Sailor is in critical condition today at Queen’s Medical Center where he was taken after the shooting. Three Sailors were initially taken into custody by the Naval Criminal Investigate Service, but two of them were released today. A weapon also was recovered, the Navy said.
USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) USS Lake Erie (CG 70)