NYPD officer from Orangetown loses fight with cancer

The life-long Orangetown resident was one of the officers who responded to the attacks on 9/11.

News 12 Staff

May 3, 2019, 11:46 AM

Updated 1,903 days ago

Share:

A community in Rockland County is mourning the loss of an NYPD officer.
The Orangetown PBA posted a photo on its Facebook page remembering Officer Patrick McGovern.
The life-long Orangetown resident was one of the officers who responded to the attacks on 9/11.
The association says he died as a result of cancer stemming from the attacks.

Officer McGovern served with the 49th Precinct for the NYPD.
 
 
 


More from News 12