Three Navy Seals Face Assult Charges For Giving Terrorist A Bloody Lip. They Face Court Martial. Barack Obama Pardons Whitehouse Turkey. Thank You Troops! Trial December 7, 2009 In Virginia. Matthew McCabe, a Special Operations Petty Officer Second Class (SO-2), is facing three charges: dereliction of performance of duty for willfully failing to safeguard a detainee, making a false official statement, and assault. Petty Officer Jonathan Keefe, SO-2, is facing charges of dereliction of performance of duty and making a false official statement. Petty Officer Julio Huertas, SO-1, faces those same charges and an additional charge of impediment of an investigation.