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04/27/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Fresno Shooting: Police Officers SHOT As Authorities Surround Suspect's House In Minkler

Two sheriff deputies and a fire official were shot in a Fresno shooting today, as police officers surrounded the home of a suspect in the town of Minkler, Fresno County.

The incident occurred before 10 a.m. at a residence at 18276 E. Kings Canyon in Minkler, per KMPH.

A witness near the scene told the Fresno Bee that four emergency vehicles pulled up at the house, and when no one answered the door, officers broke in and shooting began nearly instantaneously.

The Los Angeles Times reports that the conditions of the officers was not immediately known, but one was apparently shot in the head.

According to MSNBC, four people total were shot and taken to the hospital.

The Fresno Bee is live blogging developments here.