Funeral held for Stamford assistant police chief

Friends and family said their final goodbyes this morning to a Stamford police officer.The funeral for Assistant Chief Francis Cronin was held this morning at

STAMFORD - Friends and family said their final goodbyes this morning to a Stamford police officer.

The funeral for Assistant Chief Francis Cronin was held this morning at the Basilica of Saint John the Evangelist Church in Stamford.

Cronin died last Friday after a long battle with cancer.

He was promoted to assistant chief last April.

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