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Evaluation complete on soldier impersonator

Mental evaluation complete on man who impersonated a soldier at Fort Gordon; competency hearing Monday

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A psychiatric evaluation on the Keysville, Ga., man charged in June with impersonating a soldier on Fort Gordon and stealing military equipment has been completed.

The report was distributed to those closest to the case but is not available to the public, according to records filed with the U.S. District Court in Augusta.

A competency hearing to determine whether Anthony Saxon, 34, can understand the charges and cooperate with his attorney has been scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday. An arraignment also has been scheduled for that date.

Saxon was arrested at Fort Gordon on June 15 after military police found stun grenades, a land mine, several night vision devices and a laser sight in his car, according to court documents.

A tipster recognized his vehicle from a theft of military equipment in April.

U.S. District Court Judge Leon Barfield ordered psychiatric tests to determine Saxon's sanity after citing evidence that suggests there is "reasonable cause to believe that defendant may be suffering from a mental disease" that could prevent him from assisting his attorney with the case.

According to an affidavit filed in U.S. District Court, Saxon told interviewers he never served in the Army but was a member of the Army National Guard from 1993-95. He was discharged because of health problems, Saxon told the FBI.

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justus4
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justus4 11/01/10 - 10:20 am
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So the "report" is not being

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So the "report" is not being released to "the public" about this guy according to the article. To the informed observer, we already know what its gonna say: This guy was not a threat; his illegal obtaining of sensitive military equipment was a mistake; all his actions will be excused without any "real" criminal charges. In fact, he may get a job on that military installation because he wanted to be a real soldier so bad he broke laws. Yep, this guy will walk and his reckless violations will be justified, excused, written off as imaginary and given a complete pass. Again, no need to release the so-called "official report" because the joke follows a historical pattern and there's nothing funny about such security breaches and security failures. This report will only add more failures.

crackerjack
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crackerjack 11/01/10 - 10:40 am
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I agree with Justus, to a

I agree with Justus, to a point. They might do something to him, as he is not from the Middle East, like the Major that killed the people recently after being ignored by the PC's and promoted through the ranks only to Murder the folks at Fort Hood.

pommom38
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pommom38 11/01/10 - 10:40 am
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Yea you two, whatever. Am

Yea you two, whatever. Am sure he'll just walk away after all those charges. Doesn't matter whether he's *competent* or not, he will still pay for all he did.
Ya'll really need to get over your OBVIOUS racism!!
What say you AC? Your just going to allow such blatent comments to remain?

Indigo
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Indigo 11/01/10 - 11:23 am
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His psychiatric evaluation is

His psychiatric evaluation is complete and the Augusta Employment Office has offered him a management position.

Dixieman
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Dixieman 11/01/10 - 04:17 pm
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Indigo: Ding! Brilliant

Indigo: Ding! Brilliant post.

RAWR
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RAWR 11/01/10 - 01:35 pm
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Justus do you ever post

Justus do you ever post anything that is not racially motivated? It is people with your mindset that will never allow racism to die.

TrulyWorried
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TrulyWorried 11/01/10 - 01:46 pm
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Let's hope they feed him

Let's hope they feed him well!!

dougk
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dougk 11/01/10 - 08:08 pm
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Although, Justice may see

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Although, Justice may see racism where it may not be....racism is not dead.....by any stretch of anyone's imagination. All you have to do is read so many of the posts to the AC online.

TK3
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TK3 11/05/10 - 01:06 pm
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He needs a C.I.A. OR

He needs a C.I.A. OR BLACKWATER application :-)

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