Constable George Cotant
Mountain City Constable's Office
End of Watch: Wednesday, September 29, 1937
Tour of Duty: Unknown
Badge Number: Unknown
Cause of Death: Automobile accident
Date of Incident: Wednesday, September 28, 1937
Weapon Used: N/A
Suspect Info: Unknown
Constable Cotant was killed in an automobile accident while returning to Mountain City from Elko, where he was conducting business. His vehicle went out of control and completely overturned, causing him to suffer fatal injuries.
Constable Cotant had served as the Mountain City constable for several months. He had previously served with the Elko County Sheriff's Office as a deputy and a jailer, and as constable of Elko. He was survived by his father, two brothers, and three sisters.