Deputy Sheriff Hugh James Gallagher, Sr.

Deputy Sheriff Hugh James Gallagher, Sr.

Storey County Sheriff's Office, Nevada

End of Watch Friday, April 30, 1948

Hugh James Gallagher, Sr.

Deputy Hugh Gallagher suffered a fatal heart attack while responding to a prowler call three blocks from the sheriff's office. He responded directly from the office and up a steep hill to the location, then collapsed.

Deputy Gallagher had served with the agency for only one year.

Bio

  • Age 67
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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