Deputies from the county Sheriff’s Office have been assigned to guard him in the wake of increasingly disturbing criticism online and in person, according to Fox News 10 in Phoenix.
Gates stated to the station that his move was confirmed by him “for his own safety,” Fox reported.
There’s no evidence of any significant fraud in the elections. However, Kari Lake (R), the losing gubernatorial candidate, refused to concede to Katie Hobbs, Democratic winner, and is asking her supporters to “fight.”
Maricopa County The Washington Post was told by Attorney Tom Liddy that he reported to the sheriff what he believed to be a threat to the Lake campaign.
According to him, a Republican National Committee attorney spoke on behalf of Liddy and warned him that there were no elections. “a lot” Lake supporters who were truly “irate” And the campaign was not able to “control” them. Lake was about being portrayed as the loser in her race.
Both the RNC attorney, and Lake campaign deny any threat against Liddy.