Deputy Sheriff S.D. Sheldon

Details:
Deputy Sheriff S.D. Sheldon
Elko County Sheriff's Office
End of Watch: Monday, August 2, 1869

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

Incident Details:
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Tuesday, July 27, 1869
Weapon Used: Handgun
Suspect Info: Unknown

 

 

Deputy Sheldon succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained six days earlier. He was shot in the head while on official business in Taoma, Nevada.