Steven McDonald, American police detective, Died at 59


Steven McDonald was born on March 1, 1957, and died on January 10, 2017.

He was an NYPD detective.

McDonald was shot on July 12, 1986.

That incident left him quadriplegic.

His wife, Patricia Ann “Patti” McDonald, was elected Mayor of Malverne on Long Island in March 2007.

During the time of the shooting, they had been married for less than a year and Patti was pregnant with their son Conor, who followed his father’s footsteps and joined the NYPD in 2010.

He died following a massive heart attack.

Steven McDonald passed away at 59 years old.