Clarkstown Police Officer Christopher McCrudden died today. His death comes five months after the passing of his brother, Clarkstown Police Office Terrance McCrudden.
Sgt. Jo Anne Fratianni issued the following statement:
“It is with extreme sadness the Clarkstown Police Department announces the untimely passing of active duty Police Officer Christopher McCrudden.
“McCrudden passed away on March 4, 2013, after having complications due to a recent illness. McCrudden was 50 years old and proudly served this department for 24 years.
“McCrudden was predeceased by his brother Terrance who also was an active member of the Clarkstown Police Department. Terrance passed away in October 2012 after a battle with cancer at the age of 48.
“Funeral arrangements are pending.