Lionel Sands


Age: 60


Summary: former Army officer who fatally shot Mellie McDaniel, the wife of Jackson County, Florida Sheriff John McDaniel, and also killed a deputy, Harold Altman, outside McDaniel's home, who was the primary suspect in the June 2001 death of his wife Gail Sands, but was never charged in that case.



Cause of Death: Shot to death during a shootout


Born: March 2, 1946


Died: January 30, 2007


Location: Marianna, Florida