The commander of the Massachusetts National Guard has resigned, six months after a woman accused him of rape nearly 30 years ago.
The U.S. Army is declining to confirm statements by state officials that it is investigating allegations that the head of the Massachusetts National Guard raped a subordinate in Florida nearly 30 years ago.
A man who was with General Joseph Carter on the night in question tells the I-Team he remembers Pelletier, but can’t discuss the case because he’s been questioned by federal investigators.
The commander of the Massachusetts National Guard has been placed on leave by Gov. Deval Patrick because a woman has accused him of rape nearly 30 years ago.