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Edgecombe Co. deputies catch federal fugitive

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Christopher Deon Powell Christopher Deon Powell
CONETOE, N.C. -

The Edgecombe County Sheriff's Office announced deputies captured a fugitive wanted on federal charges Friday.

Members of the sheriff's office learned Christopher Deon Powell, 38, of Washington D.C., was at a Conetoe residence while they were investigating a break-in call.

Powell was wanted by the U.S. Marshal Service on federal charges.

The sheriff's office said Powell was taken into custody without incident at 11:25 a.m. He is being released into custody of the U.S. Marshal Service.

 

 

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