Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair, Fayetteville Times
Ft. Bragg, NC-- Wednesday, afternoon officials with Ft. Bragg will announce charges against a brigadier general.
According to the Fayetteville Observer, Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair has been charged with forcible sodomy and other offenses involving sex, pornography and alcohol. The newspaper said Army officials confirmed the information to them this morning.
"Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair has been charged with multiple violations of the Uniform Code of Military Justice," said Col. Kevin V. Arata, the 18th Airborne Corps public affairs officer.
Other charges include attempted violation of an order, violations of regulations by wrongfully engaging in inappropriate relationships and misusing a government travel charge card.
The paper reports that Sinclair was sent back to Fort Bragg from Afghanistan several months ago while serving as deputy commander of the 82nd Airborne Division headquarters.
The charges are under the Uniform Code of Military Justices, the military legal system.