Deputies from the county Sheriff’s Office have been assigned to protect him within the wake of more and more disturbing criticism on-line and in individual, in keeping with Fox News 10 in Phoenix.
Gates confirmed to the station that he was moved “for his own safety,” Fox reported.
There’s no proof of any important fraud within the elections. Losing gubernatorial Kari Lake (R), nevertheless, has refused to concede to Democratic winner Katie Hobbs, and is urging her supporters to “fight.”
Maricopa County Attorney Tom Liddy informed The Washington Post that he reported what he thought of to be a risk from the Lake marketing campaign to the native sheriff.
He mentioned an legal professional from the Republican National Committee talking on behalf of the marketing campaign warned Liddy on the telephone every week in the past that there have been “a lot” of Lake supporters who had been actually “irate” and the marketing campaign was unable to “control” them. Lake was about to be projected because the loser in her race.
Both the RNC legal professional and Lake marketing campaign have denied any risk towards Liddy.