Deputy Sheriff S. D. Sheldon

Deputy Sheriff S. D. Sheldon

Elko County Sheriff's Office, Nevada

End of Watch Monday, August 2, 1869

S. D. Sheldon

Deputy S.D. Sheldon succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained six days earlier.

He was shot in the head while on official business in Taoma, Nevada.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Tuesday, July 27, 1869
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Not available

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 144th anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

January 26, 2013

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