Calling hours announced for Bessemer police chief

Accidental shooting takes the life of a Pennsylvania police chief Thomas Edward Macri.

BESSEMER, Pa. (WKBN) – Calling hours will be held Thursday for the Bessemer Police Chief who died Sunday afternoon.

Chief Thomas Macri was cleaning his pistol on his back porch, when it went off and shot him in the chest. Macri died of his injuries.

Calling hours are from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday and 3 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Noga Funeral Home in New Castle.

A procession will leave Noga Funeral Home at 9:30 a.m. Saturday for a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Vitus Church.

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