Vestal Police Chief Stace Kintner is retiring.
In an email, Kintner said he was honored to serve as chief, and would be looking for new opportunities going forward.
“I will be retiring at the end of February after almost 22 years of service with the Town of Vestal Police Department, and an additional 5 years with the Broome County Sheriff’s Office,” Kintner said in a statement via email.
More:Shuttle van crashes into Vestal spa, hair salon: What we know
In an email sent out to local media Thursday morning, Vestal Town Councilman Stephen Donnelly said Kintner “has resigned his position, effective the end of February.”
Kintner, who was named chief in 2022, said “leading the Vestal Police Department as Chief has been the greatest honor of my lifetime,” adding he would be leaving the position “to pursue other opportunities in the Law Enforcement Field.”