Veteran Arrested in Miramar Marine's Shooting Death
Cpl. Aaron J. Talley
MCAS Miramar Marine Cpl. Aaron J. Talley, 24, was shot to death Sunday in a private residence in San Antonio, Texas. The San Antonio Express-News
reports police have arrested Iraq War veteran Philip Pavelko, 25, and
charged him with manslaughter in connection with Talley's death.
The Express-News reports Pavelko was a friend of Talley's:
According to an
arrest warrant affidavit, Pavelko was chatting with Talley in his dining
room about 7 p.m. Sunday when the suspect removed a shotgun that was
hanging on a wall. Pavelko reportedly told police he worked the pump
action on the shotgun, pointed it at the chest of the victim and pulled
According to the Express-News, Pavelko served in the Army for seven years, and was deployed to Iraq three times.