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