SUSPECT IN WILD LA CHASE WAS TRAINED MILITARY DRIVER, PENTAGON SAYS
Eyewitness ABC 7 News
By Miriam Hernandez and ABC7.com staff
Friday, April 08, 2016
LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- The driver who led police on a wild chase through Los Angeles on Thursday was a trained vehicle operator for the U.S Marine Corps, the Pentagon confirmed.
According to military personnel information from the Marine Corps, 20-year-old Herschel Reynolds served in the Marines from April 22, 2014 to Jan. 13, 2016. He was ranked as a private, and although he was never deployed, he was decorated with the National Defense Service Medal and the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, records show.
Reynolds was trained at Camp Pendleton as a Marine Corps motor vehicle operator.
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