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Law enforcement officers from hundreds of agencies gathered this morning for the funeral of Christopher L. Dewey,

a Mahnomen County deputy sheriff who died Aug. 9 after being shot 18


months ago.

They began to fill the Living Word Christian Center parking lot in

Brooklyn Park shortly after 7 a.m., four hours before the funeral

service was to begin.

About 100 Dewey family members were to be joined by up to 2,000 law

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