ST. CLOUD (KFGO) -- Becker County's long-time Sheriff who resigned suddenly nearly two years ago, has pleaded not guilty to felony and misdemeanor charges related the sale of a boat.
Tim Gordon is charged with felony theft by swindle, making a false claim, and misconduct of a public official. He's accused of selling the county a boat, motor and trailer that he owned and claiming the equipment was new. It was purchased with a state DNR grant.
Gordon was Sheriff for 10 years and had been with the department nearly 34 years before stepping down.