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MOSCOW, Idaho - 17-year law enforcement veteran, Officer Lee Newbill died Sunday from wounds received during an ambush-style shooting at a church in Moscow. Newbill was one of the first officers on the scene and was shot multiple times. He is the first member in the history of the Moscow Police Department to die in the line of duty.

He worked at the University of Idaho with the campus police, a department run by the City of Moscow Police Department. In March 2001 he joined the Moscow City Police Dept.

He leaves behind his wife, one son and two daughters.

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