Officers named in shooting
Chico Police officers in deadly shooting incident named
Names of the five officers involved in the Sept. 22 shooting death of Breanne Michelle Sharpe, 19, were released by the Chico Police Department Monday (Sept. 30).
The men, all of whom fired on Sharpe after she allegedly attempted to run some of them down after a short pursuit, are Officers Damon Selland, Jared Cumber, David Quigley, Nick Vega and Sgt. Scott Zuschin.
The officers are on paid administrative leave while an investigation of the shooting is conducted. A press conference held by Butte County District Attorney Michael Ramsey is scheduled for Oct. 3 at 10:30 a.m. in the Old Municipal Building at Fifth and Main streets.
The shooting occurred at about 2 a.m. on East Eighth Street near Vista Verde Avenue after a report of someone breaking into vehicles on Coit Tower Way.