Karen Pearman was on her couch at her home on Mandy Drive the night of Sept. 18 when a second person she loves was taken away from her.
Pearman said Pitt County deputies knocked on the door of their home, asked her fiance Johnathan Brooks to come outside and closed the door behind him.
The deputies asked him to turn around, handcuffed him and walked him toward a patrol car as she watched through the window of her living room.
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