Special Agent Anthony S. Minetto
U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security Immigration and Custom Enforcement
End of Watch: Monday, January 27, 1997
Tour of Duty: 8 years
Badge Number: Unknown
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Monday, January 27, 1997
Incident Location: Nevada
Weapon Used: Officer's handgun
Suspect Info: Committed suicide
Special Agent Anthony Minetto was shot and killed in Sparks, Nevada, after being involved in a traffic accident in which he rear-ended the suspect. The suspect exited his car and shot Agent Minetto in the head, then took Agent Minetto's service weapon and shot him in the head a second time before committing suicide.
Special Agent Minetto had served with the agency for 8 years.