MTI SEX SCANDAL AT JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-
LACKLAND SPREADS - TWO MORE INSTRUCTORS
FACE CHARGES - ONE STAFF SGT AGREES TO
HELP INVESTIGATORS BUST THREE OTHER NON-
COM MTI IN PLEA BARGAIN DEAL - GETS OFF
EASY - STAFF SGT LUIS WALKER HIT WITH MOST
SERIOUS CHARGE - RAPE - AIR FORCE VET
COULD GET LIFE IN PRISON IF CONVICTED

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The latest Air Force sex scandal just got bigger.

Two more military training instructors (MTI) at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland face Article 32 hearings in the next few days on sexual misconduct charges. Staff Sgts. Kwinton Estacio and Craig Leblanc are accused of breaking the cardinal rule of military trainers throughout the armed forces - never fool around with the female trainees.

Estacio is charged with violating a "no contact" order and "obstruction of justice." His fellow NCO, LeBlanc, is accused of the same thing, except he has an additional count against him - adultery. He is married.

ONE OF ACCUSED CUTS DEAL WITH INVESTIGATORS

MilitaryCorruption.com has learned former MTI and Staff Sgt. Peter Vega-Maldonado cut a deal with investigators to get less punishment. By helping bust his former trainer colleagues, the 32 year-old Air Force vet gets 90 days confinement, a loss of $500 in pay for four months, and a reduction in rank to airman.

Vega-Maldonado had been accused of having an "improper relationship" with a 21 year-old female recruit and violating a "no-contact" order.

The MTI in the most trouble by far, is Staff Sgt. Luis Walker.

He's facing a rape charge and multiple counts of sexual assault. If convicted, Walker - who enlisted in 2003 - could get life in prison. The MTI is slated to be court-martialed June 16.

 

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