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Mahnomen County, Minn., sheriff's deputy Christopher Dewey, center, was seen off by roughly two dozen law enforcement officers Thursday morning at the Fargo Jet Center before heading to Colorado for rehabilitation. After Dewey was unloaded from an F-M ambulance a group of officers clapped, someone took video and others snapped photos in a private farewell ceremony. About 12 police cars including a D.A.R.E. SUV vehicle surrounded the ambulance as he and his wife, Emily boarded the jet to Craig Hospital in...

Wounded deputy arrives at rehabilitation hospital

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Wounded deputy arrives at rehabilitation hospital
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FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- A Minnesota sheriff's deputy wounded by gunfire has left a Fargo, N.D., hospital and arrived at a rehabilitation hospital in Colorado.

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Mahnomen County Deputy Chris Dewey was shot in the head and abdomen just over two weeks ago, while investigating a shooting in a Mahnomen neighborhood.

Spokesman Kenny Hosack says Dewey arrived at Craig Hospital in Englewood, Colo., about 2 p.m. Thursday.

Craig Hospital specializes in traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries.

Dewey had been treated at MeritCare Hospital in Fargo.

Two men are charged with 39 counts in Dewey's shooting.

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