Henderson police officers involved in Tuesday shooting identified
Henderson, NV (KTNV) -- The names of the police officers involved in the shooting on Tuesday near Boulder Highway and College Avenue have been released.
They are Officer Achim Brunette, Jason Dunn and Travis Nusbaum.
Brunette has been with Henderson Police Department since 2006; Dunn has been with the department since 2003; and Nusbaum has been employed since 2007.
All three officers are on routine paid administrative leave while the shooting is investigated.
The incident began when 63-year-old Edward Scheboth of Henderson opened fire on one of officers sitting in a police car.
The officer summoned help and Scheboth fired upon them.
The officers returned fire and Scheboth was killed.
Scheboth lived in Henderson for more than 30 years and had no criminal history. Police found 150 weapons in his home after the shooting but still do not know why he opened fire on police officers.