`Law `n` Order` star Dennis Farina dies aged 69

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 12:59

Washington: Dennis Farina, a former Chicago police officer turned actor, famous for his role as detective Joe Fontana in hit police drama `Law `n` Order`, has passed away. He was 69.

The late actor`s publicist, Lori De Waal, revealed that Farina died on Monday morning in a Scottsdale, Ariz., hospital after suffering a blood clot in his lung, Fox News reported.

Farina also starred in several movies including, `Get Shorty`, `Saving Private Ryan`, `Midnight Run` and `Out Of Sight.`

He is survived by his longtime partner, Marianne Cahill, three sons and six grandchildren.

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First Published: Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 12:59

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