FARGO, N.D. — An Arizona sheriff’s deputy facing a criminal charge in
North Dakota after allegedly driving to West Fargo and assaulting a man who had
an affair with his wife has posted bond.
The Forum reports that Maricopa County Deputy Timothy
Abrahamson posted a $10,000 bond and was released from custody. Abrahamson was
taken into custody last week in Arizona. He posted bond there and traveled to
North Dakota for Tuesday’s hearing.
Prosecutor Ryan Younggren said he was worried Abrahamson’s knowledge of the
system could make it difficult to get him back to North Dakota for future
But Abrahamson’s attorney, Ross Brandborg, says his client would waive
extradition. He says Abrahamson lives in Arizona with his family and wasn’t
Abrahamson is on unpaid leave from his job.
Information from: The Forum, http://www.in-forum.com