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2 soldiers from Washington state arrested in Georgia

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COLUMBUS, GA.  -- Two soldiers from Washington state were ordered held without bond Monday in Columbus, Georgia, in the alleged gang rape of a 21-year-old woman at a Columbus motel.

The alleged rapists yelled "hooah" and high-five each other after repeated attacks. 20-year-old Steven Krienke of Federal Way and 23-year-old Aanoalii Filoialii of Tacoma were charged with rape and aggravated sodomy.

A third soldier was charged with rape, false imprisonment and aggravated sodomy. A fourth soldier was granted a bond of $5,000. He was charged with sexual battery and burglary.

Columbus police say the four soldiers were arrested Saturday in connection with an attack at a Super 8 Motel Friday night. Today, the soldiers all pleaded not guilty and their cases were bound over to Superior Court.  All were stationed at Fort Benning, Georgia.

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