BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Buffalo Police Department lieutenant who was caught on cell phone video calling a woman a vulgar slur last June is no longer with the department.
According to police, Michael DeLong retired on March 30, 2021.
DeLong called a 25-year-old Buffalo woman a vulgar slur after she questioned a large police presence responding to a call at a 7-Eleven off Niagara Street.
The Buffalo Police Department suspended DeLong following the incident.
An I-Team investigation found DeLong had been suspended four previous times.
He will retire with a pension and health benefits.