AWOL soldier Pvt. Nasser Jason Abdo arrested near Fort Hood

July 28th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt  

Fort Hood, July 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to Fox News reports, AWOL soldier Pvt. Nasser Jason Abdo has been arrested near Fort Hood. It is not clear whether he has been arrested because some security concerns were raised about another attack on the esteemed organization or due to some other reason. The Fort Campbell spokesperson did confirm that Nasser was being investigated for some pornographic material related to children that was found on his computer.

Meanwhile there have been reports that an US military personnel raised security concerns about another possible attack on Fort Hood and in this regard at least one arrest has been made. It is however not clear whether Nasser was arrested in this regard or he is being charged for something else.

The Killeen Police Department arrested Nasser near Fort Hood, as he had been AWOL since the US Independence Day. His past record in the US Army has also been full of ups and downs. He served the US Army for a year and then he was all set to be deployed to Afghanistan, a fact that he wasn’t too happy about. So prior to leaving for Afghanistan, he applied for a conscientious objector status. He wasn’t too happy when his request was turned down by his bosses but later the Army review board thought otherwise of the denial.

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