A Fresno County Sheriff's deputy takes cover behind irrigation pipes as law enforcement officials gather near where a shooter is holed up at the scene of a standoff near Minkler, California, on Thursday, February 25, 2010. One sheriff deputy was killed, another injured, and a police officer is in critical condition. (Mark Crosse/mcrosse@fresnobee.com)
A Fresno County Sheriff's deputy takes cover behind irrigation pipes as law enforcement officials gather near where a shooter is holed up at the scene of a standoff near Minkler, California, on Thursday, February 25, 2010. One sheriff deputy was killed, another injured, and a police officer is in critical condition. (Mark Crosse/mcrosse@fresnobee.com)
A Fresno County Sheriff's deputy takes cover behind irrigation pipes as law enforcement officials gather near where a shooter is holed up at the scene of a standoff near Minkler, California, on Thursday, February 25, 2010. One sheriff deputy was killed, another injured, and a police officer is in critical condition. (Mark Crosse/mcrosse@fresnobee.com)

Fresno sheriff's detective dead, 2 others shot

February 25, 2010 2:46 PM