A former deputy chief with the NYPD has died of a 9/11-related cancer.
Deputy Chief Vincent DeMarino died Friday, according to Roy T. Richter, President of the NYPD Captains Endowment Association.
9/11 cancer has taken another hero from us. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Deputy Chief Vincent DeMarino who lost his battle today. Vinny served the NYPD proudly and retired 09/20/2008 from the Transit Bureau. @NeverForget0911 pic.twitter.com/OR2hy0FQWN— Roy T Richter (@rtrichter) December 6, 2019
DeMarino served the NYPD for 27 years, retiring from the transit bureau in 2008.