Robert Richards

 

 

 

Age: 28

 

Summary: decorated U.S. Marine sniper whose career was derailed by a video that showed him urinating on the corpses of Taliban fighters when he was demoted from sergeant after the video showed four Camp Lejeune Marines (in full body armor) urinating on three Afghans in 2011.

 

 

Cause of Death: Accidental drug overdose

 

Born: February 25, 1986

 

Died: August 13, 2014

 

Location: Jacksonville, North Carolina