Singer lied – Never served in Iraq, guard says

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Date: June 7th, 2012

Category: Nutty News

Timothy Poe, a country crooner from San Antonio accused of lying on national television about being badly wounded in Afghanistan, was challenged over claims that he was shot in one leg while in Iraq.

The Minnesota National Guard charged that the story, told last month to a Dallas television station, wasn’t true, saying its records showed that Poe, 35, reported to training at Camp Shelby, Miss., in 2005 but didn’t go to Iraq because of a medical condition that officials didn’t identify.

“There is no official record that Mr. Poe deployed to Iraq and sustained injuries in combat,” said Lt. Col. Kevin Olson, a Minnesota Guard spokesman.  Full Article

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One Response to “Singer lied – Never served in Iraq, guard says”

  1. Lunar™ Says:

    A musician lied?!!?

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