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Defense crime blotter: U.K. defense official who served in Af’stan guilty of sex assault

Defense crime blotter: U.K. defense official who served in Af’stan guilty of sex assault

A woman who had too much to drink fell asleep on a train. Mark Scully, an official in the British Ministry of Defence, pretended to help her to a taxi but instead dragged her into some woods and assaulted her. He worked on reconstruction issues in southern Afghanistan in 2009-10, the Daily Mail reports.