Massachusetts Air National Guardsman Jack Teixeira has been arrested in the latest case of leaked classified documents.
- Teixeira, 21, is the head of Thug Shaker Central, an online gaming community.
- Posted documents to a small group of individuals online using the Discord service.
- Posted briefings regarding Ukrainian – Russian conflict.
- Began posting documents over a year ago.
- Enlisted in the 102nd Intelligence Wing of the Massachusetts Air National Guard.
- The guardsman worked on military intelligence systems.
- Other individual(s) posted the documents to other services.
“The National Guard takes this issue very seriously and will support investigators,” the National Guard said in a statement. “National security is our foremost priority and any attempt to undermine it compromises our values and degrades trust among our members, the public, allies and partners.