Henderson officers identified in Las Vegas fatal shooting

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Authorities of the Henderson Police have on Thursday released the name of two officers involved in a fatal police shooting following a standoff on Tuesday in east Las Vegas.

The officers identified as Logan Tillmon and Mark Street shot and killed a man during a barricade situation in the 3000 block of East Charleston Boulevard, near Mojave Road.

Both officers have been with Henderson Police since 2008 and are currently assigned to the Operations Support Division.

The Henderson Police was asked by Metro Police to assist with an armed barricade, Henderson Police spokesman Alan Olvera said.

Two Henderson SWAT officers fired at the subject, who was pronounced dead at the scene, Olvera added.

Both officers were placed on paid administrative leave.