Sheriff Mark L. Wildes

Sheriff Mark L. Wildes

Churchill County Sheriff's Office, Nevada

End of Watch Thursday, May 23, 1918

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Mark L. Wildes

Sheriff Mark 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.

Bio

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

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Sheriff Wildes,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Churchill County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

May 23, 2018

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