Category Archives: Winnemucca Police Department

Chief of Police John Raymond Nelson

Details:Chief of Police John Raymond NelsonWinnemucca Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Sunday, March 6, 1921Biographical Information:Age: 28Tour of Duty: 4 monthsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Monday, February 28, 1921Weapon Used: Handgun, pistolSuspect Info: Shot and killed  Chief Nelson succumbed to gunshot wounds received six days earlier while investigating the theft of cases of shoes […]

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