A few months later, in
June, Harvey Logan and his gang robbed a bank in Belle Fourche, South
Tom O'Day was captured when his horse spooked and ran
away. The others escaped but were soon caught up with in Fergus County,
Montana. During the inevitable shootout,
Logan was shot through the wrist
and he was captured. Also apprehended were Walt Putnam and
The bandits were jailed in
South Dakota but escaped on
October 31, 1897.
On July 14, 1898,
Sundance Kid and "Flat Nose" George
Curry in the robbery of a
Southern Pacific shortly after it pulled out of the Humboldt House train
station in Humboldt,
Nevada. Much to their disappointment; however, they
only made off with about $450 before getting away.
On June 2, 1899, the
Wild Bunch robbed a Union Pacific Railroad overland flyer near Wilcox,
Aggressively pursued, a gunfight erupted between the trailing posse and
the robbers, and Sheriff Joe Hazen was killed. The gang escaped to the
Hole-in-the-Wall hideout on the Colorado/Utah border.
detective, Charles Siringo was tasked with bringing in the outlaw gang.
Harry Longabaugh was better known as the
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