City police arrested a local man accused of being a fugitive of justice after he allegedly deserted his post with the U.S. Army.
Matthew C. Kelly, 39, was charged with one felony count of being a fugitive from justice. City police found Kelly by a disabled motor vehicle on Route 50 around 12:43 a.m. Sunday.
Further investigation revealed Kelly had a warrant outstanding from Kentucky for military desertion. Kelly is expected to be held until military authorities can take him into custody.