Funeral held for NYPD Detective Joseph Lemm killed in Afghanistan

Mourners attended the funeral Wednesday for an NYPD detective and U.S. serviceman killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan.



Family, friends and colleagues gathered to pay their respects to Detective Joseph Lemm at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan. 



The 45-year-old was killed by a suicide bomber along with five other American troops. 



Lemm was a 15-year NYPD veteran who served on the Bronx warrant squad since 2014. He lived in Westchester County.



He was a technical sergeant in the U.S. Air National Guard.



Lemm leaves behind a wife and two children.


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