"A Few Good Men"
You've probably heard of the Hollywood movie
about the hazing of
It starred Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson and Demi Moore.
Based on a "Code Red" hazing ritual
against Pfc. William Alvarado.
Pfc. David Cox of Needham Mass and several
Chris Valdez recounted an implied order to
Dragged out of bed, his head was shaved.
Don Marcari represented accused.
Colonel denies order. Marcari advised Cox to
take a plea bargain.
Eventually he is convicted of simple assault,
receives a sentence
6 yrs later, the movie comes out.
Cox's girlfriend, Elaine Tinsley, recounted his anger about theft of story.
Cox and other filed a lawsuit.
Cox speaks on radio talk shows.
Elaine checks messages from her work place
When she arrives home she finds their
pet rabbit was left out.
Cox's truck w/ keys in ignition, 9mm pistol
Cox was shot 4 times.
Cash and credit cards not removed from wallet.
Local police believe he knew killers.
Cox was wearing his USMC jacket
Brother says he thinks he was killed as part of the UPS thefts.
Cox told him the supervisor and a driver were