Special Agent Anthony S. Minetto

Special Agent Anthony S. Minetto

United States Department of Justice - Immigration and Naturalization Service - Investigations, U.S. Government

End of Watch Monday, January 27, 1997

Anthony S. Minetto

Special Agent Anthony Minetto was shot and killed in Sparks, Nevada, after being involved in a traffic accident in which he accidentally rear-ended the suspect on the Rock Boulevard exit from I-80.

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 U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service for eight years.

Bio

  • Age 49
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Nevada
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Committed suicide

accident scene

Most Recent Reflection

View all 19 Reflections

It's been 20 years. Each day that goes by you are loved, missed and remembered by your family, friends and colleagues. Rest well!

Special Agent Bill Embick
INS/ICE (retired)

January 27, 2017

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.