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Christopher Dewey, Mahnomen County deputy shot in line of duty, dies

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Christopher Dewey, a deputy with the Mahnomen County (Minn.) Sheriff's Department who was wounded in the line of duty almost 18 months ago, died this morning, according to the Mahnomen County Sheriff's Department.


Sheriff Doug Krier is expected to issue an official statement later today.

Additionally, an anonymous entry on the Caringbridge site for Dewey said: "Chris's long and painful battle is over. At 10:33 am he went peacefully with the Lord."

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