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Wall Street Journal reporter who graduated from Princeton HS arrested by Russia

Posted on AllSides March 30th, 2023
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PRINCETON, N.J. (CBS/AP) -- An American reporter with local ties to the Philadelphia region has been arrested in Russia on charges of spying for Washington, Russia's security services said Thursday. U.S. citizen Evan Gershkovic, a graduate of Princeton High School in Mercer County, New Jersey, in 2010, was detained by Russia for "spying in the interests of the American government," according to the FSB. Gershkovic earned four varsity letters in soccer and captained the team as a senior. He was also a New Jersey Group III State Champion in 2010...

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