Sgt. Kelvonta K. Ellis, 22, with the Louisiana Army National Guard’s 39th Military Police Company, 139th Regional Support Group was found dead in his room at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston on July 12, according to information from SFC Denis B. Ricou, public affairs officer with the Louisian
The FBI is investigating if the case has any links to the killing of a federal security officer who was shot outside a California courthouse during a protest against police mistreatment of black people.
“They protect us and that’s something that’s really important for our country and that’s why we’re able to play hockey. I mean I’m thankful for it and I know all the guys here are also thankful for it.”
“I can’t even put it into words. Just being out there and having one of the masters of pick and roll use me as a somebody in the drill is pretty cool, and getting to learn from him first hand is really nice.”
This exhibition will be on display for the next couple of months with the hopes that it will not only spark conversation but inspire other veterans and military personnel to consider using art as an outlet.