Did Pat Garrett kill Billy the Kid? It was a moonlit night in Ft. Sumner, NM when history tells us that Sheriff Pat Garrett shot down the notorious outlaw Billy “the Kid”. Newspapers across the country quickly reported that the Kid was dead and Garrett quickly put the body in the ground. But rumors spread... Read more »
In the 1800s, the western United States was filled with all sorts of outlaws, cowboys, and other troublemakers. Here are 5 real life characters on both sides of the law that you might want to think twice about before double crossing in The Old West.