LAS VEGAS — The Justice Department says a former U.S. Army Reserve captain has pleaded guilty to accepting more than $90,000 in bribes from contractors while he was deployed to Iraq.
Edward William Knotts entered the plea in Nevada Tuesday. The 51 year-old faces a maximum penalty of 15 years in prison.
Knotts was stationed at in Kuwait from 2005 to 2007. He handled contracts with local businesses.
He provided secret bid information to a Kuwait-based company in exchange for kickbacks.