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Onepennee, Tribal Game Warden Nelson

End of Watch: 
Friday, April 11, 1980
Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation

Game Warden Nelson Onepennee was killed in an automobile accident when his patrol car left the roadway and went down a steep, rocky em¬bankment. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Warden Onepennee had served with the Yakama Nation Tribal Police Department for 6 years.