Sheriff Cyrus King Wyman

Sheriff Cyrus King Wyman

Beaverhead County Sheriff's Department, Montana

End of Watch Wednesday, April 21, 1920

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Cyrus King Wyman

Sheriff Wyman was shot and killed by a horse thief in Monida. The man was arrested and sentenced to hang for Sheriff Wyman's murder. He was executed on August 26, 1921.

Sheriff Wyman had served as sheriff for 4 years and had previously served as a deputy sheriff and as a supervisor for the United States Forest Service. He was survived by his wife and daughter.


  • Age 53
  • Tour 22 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Executed in 1921

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