Sam Garbett

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Department: 
Pocatello Police Department
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Cause of Death: 
Gunfire
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Wednesday, July 23, 1924

Detective Sam Garbett was shot and killed by George Rivea. Rivea was making improper proposals to a woman. The gunman was shot by Chief Lehrbas and Rivea died the following day. Chief of Police L.A. Lehrbas was wounded by Rivea.