A former Burleigh County Sheriff Deputy and current school resource officer was arrested over New Year's weekend for suspicion of driving under the influence.

Weston Christianson, 38, was arrested Friday about 2 a.m. and was a school the resource officer in Fargo at Liberty Middle School. Christianson was hired by West Fargo department in 2013 and started working at the school in January of 2015.

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The Cass County Sheriff's office is conducting the criminal investigation while the West Fargo police are conducting a separate investigation.