Retired NYPD officer found dead in Cornwall

Police in Cornwall are investigating the shooting death of a retired NYPD officer. State troopers say the former officer was found dead from a single

State troopers say the former officer was found

State troopers say the former officer was found dead from a single gunshot wound to his head outside of a home on Church Street at around midnight. (Credit: News 12 )

CORNWALL - Police in Cornwall are investigating the shooting death of a retired NYPD officer.

State troopers say the former officer was found dead from a single gunshot wound to his head outside of a home on Church Street at around midnight.

Neighbors said he was visiting the village for a weekend wedding.

Police are looking into the possibility that the officer took his own life.

Autopsy results are pending.

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State Police : 845-457-1389

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