Army soldier killed another fellow soldier over an infidelity case.

9 month ago

An army soldier got arrested over the killing of another soldier in Colorado.

Private first class, Isaiah Towns, 20, Batesville, Mississippi, is facing charges of second-degree murder over the killing of Specialist Shakir D. Cook-Troynel.

Towns is being held on $100,000 bail. it's still unknown if he has got an attorney to speak on his behalf.

Towns told police that he killed the soldier over infidelity issue when he found his wife and Cook-Troynel together in a bedroom. Towns told officers he and his wife struggled, and Towns’ pistol discharged, striking Cook-Troynel.

the victim, Cook-Troynel, 23, was from Homestead, Florida. The Army says he received several commendations including the Army Achievement Medal.

Cook-Troynel and Towns were assigned to Fort Carson in Colorado Springs.