Statement of Gov. Dalrymple on the Passing of Burleigh County Sheriff's Deputy Bryan Sleeper
BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today issued the following statement in response to the death of Burleigh County Sheriff’s Deputy Bryan Sleeper, who died in the line of duty early Wednesday.
“Betsy and I extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Burleigh County Sheriff’s Deputy Bryan Sleeper, who died while serving and protecting the residents of Burleigh County,” Dalrymple said. “Throughout his career, he courageously and selflessly dedicated his life to public service and to ensuring the safety of his fellow North Dakotans. We are grateful for his many years of exemplary service to our state, and we pray for his family and all those who mourn his loss.”