Latest News Wires Lackland Air Force instructor faces sexual assault charges

Ten female recruits are expected to testify in the trial of Staff Sgt. Luis Walker at Lackland Air Force base. They say Walker either sexually assaulted or engaged in inappropriate sexual conduct.  Walker is among 12 instructors at Lackland in San Antonio who are being investigated.

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Military officials say the initial flirtations that Staff Sgt. Luis Walker directed at the women he trained at a Texas Air Force base grew into something more sinister: threats and intimidation that eventually led to rape.