Deputy Sheriff Harry Mannon

Details:
Deputy Sheriff Harry Mannon
Nye County Sheriff's Office
End of Watch: Wednesday, April 5, 1905

Biographical Information:
Age: Unknown
Tour of Duty: 1 month
Badge Number: Unknown

Incident Details:
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Thursday, March 23, 1905
Weapon Used: Handgun
Suspect Info: Unknown

 

 

Deputy Mannon succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained two weeks earlier while he and another deputy attempted to arrest five men who had robbed a camp of $400. The suspects opened fire on the deputies from their hideout, mortally wounding Deputy Mannon.

Deputy Mannon had served with the agency for only 1 month. He was survived by his wife.