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ECU student charged with being military deserter

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GREENVILLE, N.C. -

Officers arrested an ECU student and charged him with being a military deserter.

27-year-old Adam Johnson has been wanted by the Armed Forces since 2009.

ECU Police arrested him on the city's greenway Wednesday night.

Officials at the Pitt County Detention Center said they've contacted Fort Bragg.

Johnson is a current student at EUC and was also enrolled from 2003 to 2006. He was charged only with being a military deserter. He wasn't breaking any laws on the greenway.

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