You're right, we may never know the true story. If I had to guess..Seals are no shrinking violets. They are the best of the best. To reach his rank and survive 8 combat missions, he had to be good. During that time, his experiences may have left their mark and increased his ruthlessness and his sense of danger that less experienced men might not have. As I mentioned, children and women were used as weapons by ISIS so they were not immune to suspicion as they might be elsewhere. He was probably hard on his men to help them survive and they didn't like it. He was arrested in the hospital with a traumatic brain injury so we know that he was in the thick of it. He had already served ten months in jail awaiting trial. His accusers may very well be right that he liked the killing or what they perceived as evil may have helped to save their lives.
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