AWOL Marine Calls News Station To Tell His Story
AWOL Marine Clenard Alex Gee-Simmons tells a news station he is not armed and is heading for his estranged wife in Michigan, as authorities believe.By Katherine Biek | July 22, 2015
An AWOL Marine at the center of a manhunt called in to a Michigan news station Tuesday evening to tell his side of the story. (Image via Oakland County Sheriff's Office)
"No, I am not armed. ... I left base because I have, like, other issues going on right now. But I left base from, like, just, like, stress. I just didn't want to be there at the moment," Clenard Alex Gee-Simmons told WXYZ.
WCNC reports Clenard Alex Gee-Simmons escaped from Camp Lejeune, a Marine Corps base in North Carolina, on Monday.