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Hundreds mourn the loss of fallen Mendocino Sheriff Deputy

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FORT BRAGG- Law enforcement officials, friends and family gathered to mourn the loss of Mendocino County Sheriff Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino who was killed in the line of duty on Wednesday, March 19th.
 
A procession of law enforcement vehicles started early Wednesday morning, exactly one week after he was killed. Agencies from Humboldt, Santa Rosa and as far as Nevada came to honor the 48-year-old deputy who served the community for 26 years.
 
News Channel 3's Monica Jacquez was in Fort Bragg, and spoke with close friends about the beloved deputy.