Sheriff Mark L. Wildes

Sheriff Mark L. Wildes
Churchill County Sheriff's Office
End of Watch: Thursday, May 23, 1918

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

Incident Details:
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Thursday, May 23, 1918
Weapon Used: Gun, unknown type
Suspect Info: Shot and killed



Sheriff Wildes was shot and killed while attempting to arrest the son of a wealthy rancher for evading the draft. The suspect fled but was tracked by an Indian tracker and shot and killed.