Bowe Bergdahl enters no plea during court martial hearing

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FORT BRAGG, North Carolina — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was arraigned Tuesday on charges of desertion and misbehavior before the enemy during a hearing preceding his court martial at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

Sporting a shaved head and a blue military dress uniform, Bergdahl did not enter a plea, did not indicate a preference for a jury or bench trial and spoke only when responding to the judge.

Approximately 50 people, an even split of media members and military personnel, attended the 11-minute proceeding. The next hearing is January 12.