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Navy is investigating rape threat allegedly made by sailor
Navy is investigating rape threat allegedly made by sailor

The Navy is investigating allegations that a Washington-based sailor threatened to rape a California naval recruit in a comment posted on social media, military officials told the Los Angeles Times on Thursday. Cmdr. Jeannie Groeneveld, public affairs officer for Naval Air Forces Pacific, confirmed there was an investigation into the conduct of Nicholas Lord, a sailor aboard the aircraft carrier Nimitz, stationed in Bremerton, Wash. "The Navy takes all allegations of sexual assault or the threat of sexual assault very seriously, so yes, we are looking into the matter," she said. "There is no place for sexual assault or even the threat of it in the Navy." Groeneveld told The Times...

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