NYPD Chief of Transportation Dies From Coronavirus

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By WCBS Newsradio 880

NYPD Chief of Transportation William Morris died from the coronavirus this weekend.

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea said Sunday that Morris, 61, died Saturday after serving in the department for nearly 39 years.

“The condolences and prayers of the entire department are with Billy & his loved ones during this difficult time,” Shea said.

Morris had reportedly been hospitalized for over a month.

NYPD Chief of Transit Edward Delatorre also contracted the coronavirus but recovered.