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He's not one of our heroes

Jonne Wegley joined the Army in 2009, but during basic training was distracted by troubles at home (a brother severely injured; his girlfriend aborting their child and two-timing him) and wanted out.
Like others facing Army assignments, his escape of choice was to ask a pal to shoot him in the leg, rendering him unfit for duty (but, he hoped, not too badly hurt).
The reluctant pal fired one shot, which resulted in the “mangling” of Wegley’s leg and which has so far required 25 surgeries. Sources cited by the Ledger-Enquirer of Columbus, Ga., near Wegley’s post at ...


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