Thursday, February 22, 2018

Senior Secret Service agents ousted in Colombia scandal identified

WASHINGTON — One of the Secret Service supervisors ousted from the agency this week for his involvement in the Colombia prostitution scandal made light of his official protective work on his Facebook page, joking about a picture of himself standing watch behind Sarah Palin.

David Randall Chaney, 48, posted several shots of himself on duty, including one that shows him behind the former Republican vice presidential nominee during her 2008 campaign.

"I was really checking her out, if you know what i mean?" Chaney wrote. He is married and has an adult son.

Chaney, who was a supervisor in the Secret Service's international programs division, retired under pressure Wednesday.

Another senior supervisor, Greg Stokes, who was assistant special agent in charge of the K-9 division, has been notified by agency officials he will be fired.

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