MANASSAS, Va. -- A retired Army general is scheduled to be tried in April on rape and incest charges in Virginia.
The 69-year-old Grazioplene, a retired two-star officer, was indicted by a grand jury earlier this month on three counts of rape and three counts of incest.
The Washington Post reports that Grazioplene has called the charges "false and incorrect."
Grazioplene faced a court-martial, but the charges were dismissed in March. A ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces in another case effectively limited the statute of limitations in Grazioplene's case to five years. Army investigators were focusing on accusations from the 1980s.
Information from: The Washington Post, http://www.washingtonpost.com