Details: Corrections Sergeant Vincent Tatum Nevada Department of Corrections End of Watch: September 25, 1982
Biographical Information: Age: 26 Tour of Duty: 4 years Badge Number: Unknown
Incident Details: Cause of Death: Gunfire Date of Incident: September 25, 1982 Weapon Used: Handgun Suspect Info: Unsolved
On September 25, 1982 the body of Correction s Sergeant Vincent Tatum ‘s was found in the desert east of Las Vegas, Sergeant Tatum had been shot four times in the head and beaten. It was later determined that he had been working an internal investigation at one the prisons in Southern Nevada. He had disappeared after leaving the prison in late August. His body was found a month later.