DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES : Detective William Sullivan has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 12, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Please keep the @YonkersPD @YonkersPBA in your thoughts and prayers. Detective William Sullivan, 25 year veteran passed from complications of #COVID19 #officerdown #neverforgetthefallen #EOW #ThinBlueLine #detective #PBA #yonkers #newyork pic.twitter.com/RJSiHcwAkA
Say a prayer for @YonkersPD Detective, William Sullivan, known to many as Sully, who is currently fighting for his life. Sully is more than a Detective, he’s one of my best friends. Our friendship runs deeper than blood.
— Mayor Mike Spano (@MayorMikeSpano) April 11, 2020
It is with the utmost sorrow and broken hearts that the Yonkers Police Department announces the untimely passing of veteran Detective William Sullivan this afternoon due to complications associated with coronavirus disease.
Detective Sullivan, known as Sully to all, was a ded… pic.twitter.com/J9x4f2bXhH
— Yonkers Police HQ (@YonkersPD) April 12, 2020
Rest in eternal peace Detective William Sullivan of the Yonkers Police Department who succumbed to complications due to #COVID19 . Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with your family and the Yonkers PD in this difficult time. Another brother gone too soon. pic.twitter.com/ZnMvrzEIdL
— NYPD 44th Precinct (@NYPD44Pct) April 12, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.