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Man accused of soldier's slaying pleads not guilty

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Carl Swain (Source: Bulloch County Sheriff's Office) Carl Swain (Source: Bulloch County Sheriff's Office)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A man arrested in Alabama in connection with the slaying of a soldier at Fort Stewart appeared in court Thursday to hear charges against him.

Carl Swain is charged with the murder of Spc. John Eubank. He entered a not guilty plea to the charges. His lawyer requested Swain be transferred to the Chatham County Detention Center from Statesboro where is currently being held.

This is a case that can be punishable by death. However, the U.S. attorney a office has not yet made the recommendation.

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