Rawlins man dies in custody
Nathon Gallant found unresponsive in county jail following arrest for failure to appear
June 23, 2021
Nathon Christopher Gallant of Rawlins, Wyoming passed away on the evening of June 17 in the Carbon County Detention Center according to a press release from the Carbon County Sheriff’s Office.
Gallant had been placed in the detention center after failing to appear at a jury trial in the Carbon County District Court following a lunch recess. Following an arrest warrant issued by the court, Gallant was arrested without incident by law enforcement. The trial was recessed until June 18 and a $1 million bond was set for Gallant.
Upon his arrival at the detention center, Gallant admitted to the...