ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A US soldier has been arrested at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska on suspicion of espionage, an Army spokesman said on Tuesday.
Specialist William Colton Millay, a 22-year-old military policeman, was taken into custody on Oct. 28, Army spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Bill Coppernoll told Reuters.
Coppernoll said Millay, of Owensboro, Kentucky, was arrested following a joint espionage investigation conducted by the FBI and Army Counterintelligence special agents.
Coppernoll did not immediately say who Millay was suspected of spying for or what sensitive information he may have had access to. He said the investigation was ongoing.
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