Two U.S. soldiers have been charged with murder in the death of an Iraqi civilian, the 1st Cavalry Division (search) announced Monday.
A military statement identified the soldiers as Staff Sgt. Johnny Horne Jr. (search) and Staff Sgt. Cardenas Alban (search), both from Company C, 1st Battalion, 41st Infantry Regiment from Fort Riley, Kansas.
The military declined to provide details about the case, saying an investigation is ongoing.
But the statement said the alleged incidents are not related to murder charges filed against Sgt. Michael Williams (search) and Spc. Brent May (search), from the same unit. They were charged in the deaths of