DENVER (CBS4)– The special agent in charge of the Secret Service’s Denver district who was targeted for a social media post suggesting she wouldn’t “take a bullet” for President Donald Trump has been suspended.
CBS4 has learned that Kerry O’Grady has been suspended from her job with pay.READ MORE: Park Hill Residents Cautious About Safe Outdoor Space For Homeless During Public Meeting
The Secret Service took this action after O’Grady made headlines about a private Facebook post she made in October 2016.READ MORE: District Attorney's Office Calls For Official Review Of Controversial Arrest Of Karen Garner
In the message, O’Grady said she would not take a bullet for then-Presidential candidate Trump and expressed support for then-candidate Hillary Clinton.MORE NEWS: I-70 Partially Closed Between Morrison & Silverthorne For Snowy Conditions
O’Grady is head of the Denver office, but may not be able to hold onto that position once the investigation is completed.