The Erie Police Department has lost its second officer in the past week.
Erie FOP Lodge #7 announced on its Facebook page Wednesday afternoon that Erie Police Sergeant Gary Taccone passed away. He was a 24 year veteran of the Erie Police Department.
This comes less than one week after Erie Police laid to rest 18-year veteran Officer Jason Belton.
Taccone has been a member of the force since 1997.
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