Sheriff's deputy shot in Mahnomen; suspects holed up with weapons
The City of Mahnomen looked like an armed camp Wednesday morning following the shooting of a Mahnomen County deputy.
The deputy, a 26-year-old, four-year veteran of the Mahnomen County Sheriff's Department, was listed in critical condition and in surgery at 11 a.m. at MeritCare hospital in Fargo. The shooting occurred about 7 a.m.
The Star Tribune newspaper reported that the deputy's name is Christopher Dewey.
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