Fugitive trades fire with S. Korean force

Posted: June 23, 2014 at 3:33 a.m.

SEOUL, South Korea -- A South Korean army sergeant who fled his unit on the border with North Korea after killing five fellow soldiers engaged in a shootout with troops Sunday, military officials said. His unit took his parents to the scene, asking them to persuade their son to surrender.

This story is only available from our archives.