LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) – The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has released the identities of the two officers involved in the shooting death of a suspect Tuesday morning near Tropicana and Sandhill.
Officer William Moore, 34, has been with Metro since January 2006. Officer Ryan Rotta, 24, has been with Metro since July 2008.
Both are assigned to the Patrol Divisions Southeast Area command and have been placed on routine paid administrative leave pending the outcome of a review of this event.
Cody Winters, 27, was shot and killed after a fatal home invasion on the 3900 block of Autumn Street that took the life of Richard Ramos, 59.