A Nye, Nevada county sheriff is at UMC in critical condition this morning after being shot in a domestic violence dispute in Pahrump. The male suspect involved in the dispute was also shot in the altercation, he was also taken to the hospital. The incident happened just after 2:30 a.m. at the Terribles Lakeside RV Casino Resort. Both the deputy and the suspect was air lifted to UMC. Preliminary reports say the deputy was shot in the back, and he and the suspect are expected to recover. The deputy's family is by his side this morning. Officials are not releasing the officer's or suspects name.