Capt. John Robert "J.R." Nettleton (U.S. Navy)

A Navy captain removed as commander of Guantanamo Bay Naval Base following the disappearance and death of a civilian worker in 2015 testified in his own defense Tuesday.

John "J.R." Nettleton isn't accused in the death of 42-year-old Christopher Tur, but he is accused with obstructing the investigation into his disappearance and lying to investigators.

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Capt. John Robert "J.R." Nettleton (U.S. Navy)

Opening statements in the trial of the former commander of Guantanamo Naval Base got off to a dramatic start Tuesday, with both sides describing a drunken brawl, an affair and the subsequent death of civilian contractor Christopher Matthew Tur in 2015.

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Lt. Fan Yang, left, a tactical coordinator assigned to Patrol Squadron (VP) 5, demonstrates the systems onboard a P-8A Poseidon aircraft to members of the Royal Saudi Naval Forces (U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jakoeb Vandahlen)

A Navy lieutenant and his wife were arrested in a joint FBI and NCIS raid Thursday in the San Jose area.

The raid occurred at the home of Navy Lt. Fan Yang and his wife, Yang Yang.

Documents obtained by First Coast News say Fan Yang currently holds a top-secret U.S. security clearance and is actively serving in the Navy in a sensitive anti-submarine warfare unit. He was assigned to the Maritime Patrol Reconnaissance Weapons School at Naval Air Station Jacksonville.

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Gunnery Sergeant John Guglielmino has died after suffering from a stroke. He was 69 years old.

After a social media request from his daughter Katherine Boccanelli, he ended up with more than 200 visits from local veterans at his bedside. He was also recognized with a special medal from local Congressman John Rutherford's office.

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