Recently, Pfc. Roy Brooks Mason Jr., 28 of Fairfield, who was assigned to the Warrior Transition Unit at Fort Carson – where soldiers who are maladapted to civilian life are sent for treatment came to Santa Cruz and shot himself in the head after calling police to come and clean it up before children saw the mess. He died in his car.
Santa Cruz Sentinel staff writer Cathy Kelly and correspondent Libor Jany wrote about others of his Colorado Guard company that have had severe trouble upon returning home. These are further tragedies of war and our misplaced strategy of doing what, Ending Terrorism? Read the whole story under ABOUT on the right, “Many Returning Soldiers Filled with Violence”. A MUST READ.