Sergeant Paul DeWeert
Las Vegas Police Department
End of Watch: Sunday, October 8, 1967
Tour of Duty: 20 years
Badge Number: Unknown
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Sunday, October 8, 1967
Weapon Used: Gun, unknown type
Suspect Info: Sentenced to 99 years
The suspect was convicted of second degree murder and sentenced to 99 years in prison.
Sergeant DeWeert was a WWII veteran and had been with the agency for 20 years. He was survived by his wife and two sons.