EL PORTAL, FLA. (WSVN) - Police stormed the El Portal home of a federal judge for the third consecutive night since he was arrested on assault charges earlier this week.
A heavy police presence was observed outside the home of 51-year-old Timothy Maher at Northwest 88th Street and First Avenue, just after 10 p.m., Thursday.
Miami-Dade Police’s Special Response Team was at the scene with an armored truck.
Maher was arrested Tuesday on aggravated assault with a firearm charges after, police said, he threatened his girlfriend with a gun.
He bonded out of court on Wednesday.
Officers cleared the scene about 30 minutes later.
Officials did not specify why the large presence was needed.
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