An investigator with the New York State Police Troop D in Marcy has died, State Police announced Wednesday.
Police say Investigator Michael Petrie died Wednesday, Jan. 25, following a five-month-long battle with cancer. Petrie joined the New York State Police on Sept. 9, 2002, and he was promoted to investigator on June 16, 2016.
Investigator Petrie was a member of Troop D stationed in Marcy, but prior to that he began his law enforcement career with the Little Falls Police Department.
Petrie is survived by his wife, mother, brothers and sisters.
Funeral arrangements have not yet been made. We will provide that information when it becomes available.