Grand County deputy sheriff arrested in attempted murder investigation

Published: Friday, July 12 2013 7:40 p.m. MDT

Timothy John Brewer, Grand County deputy sheriff, was arrested Friday, July 12, 2013, for investigation of attempted murder.

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MOAB — Grand County Deputy Sheriff Timothy Brewer has been arrested for investigation of attempted murder in what police are calling a domestic violence altercation.

Brewer was arrested after police were called to an incident about 12:15 a.m. Friday. He was booked into San Juan County Jail for investigation of attempted murder, aggravated assault, domestic violence in the presence of a child and assault of a police officer, according to a statement by the Moab Police Department.

No further details about the altercation were available Friday. The case will be investigated by the Utah County Sheriff's Office.

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