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Mahnomen County Sheriff's Deputy Chris Dewey is comforted by his wife, Emily, on Saturday in a photo posted on Dewey's CaringBridge Web site.

Wife of deputy gunned down speaks publicly

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FARGO - Emily Dewey is vigilant of her husband Christopher's recovery from the gunshot wounds he suffered last week while on duty as a Mahnomen County sheriff's deputy.


"I want everyone to see how amazing he's doing, but I'm very protective," Dewey said earlier today, adding that she tells her husband to rest and that she's worried about him picking up an infection.

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