Coast Guardsman charged with sexual assault

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WUSA) -- A Coast Guardsman has been charged with sexual assault, maltreatment and four other violations, officials said.

An investigation which started on Aug. 29, 2012 revealed two female Coast Guardsmen who had reported sexual assault. Petty Officer 1st Class Brian Green has been accused of sexual misconduct that includes aggravated sexual assault, indecent exposure, non-consensual sexual touching, making sexual comments as well as attempting to wrongfully access the private spaces of a female member and maltreatment of subordinates, between Jan. 2012 and Aug. 2012., officials said.

Green has been charged with the following Uniform Code of Military Justice violations:

  • Article 80 – Attempts
  • Article 93 – Cruelty and Maltreatment
  • Article 120 – Sexual Assault Generally
  • Article 120c – Aggravated Sexual Assault
  • Article 128 – Assault
  • Article 134 – General Article

Green has been reassigned to Coast Guard Sector Baltimore while he awaits trial, officials said.


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