Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 3 years
Badge # Not available
Incident Date: 3/29/1992
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Offender: Shot and killed
Deputy Nelson Yamamoto died two days after being shot when he responded to a man with a gun call.
The suspect was shot and killed by New York State Police troopers several days after the incident.
Deputy Yamamoto had served with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department for three years. He is survived by his parents.