ByWTOC Staff|February 19, 2020 at 3:47 PM EST - Updated July 21 at 2:14 PM
FT. STEWART, Ga. (WTOC) - Fort Stewart officials confirm a court-martial found Staff Sergeant Ladonies Strong guilty on one charge of negligent homicide on Saturday.
He was acquitted of a separate involuntary manslaughter charge in the death of Christopher Morgan.
Morgan waskilled in June 2019during a rollover accident near West Point in New Jersey. Nineteen other cadets and two soldiers were also injured.
Staff Sgt. Strong will be demoted to an E-1 Private, spend three years in confinement, and receive a bad-conduct discharge.
The court-martial was originally scheduled for April 20, 2020 at Fort Stewart.