'Law And Order' Actor Dennis Farina Dead At 69

Law and Order actor Dennis Farina has passed away at the age of 69, RadarOnline.com is reporting.

The Chicago-native had been in a Scottsdale, Ariz. hospital after suffering from a blood clot in his lung and passed away on Monday morning.

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Farina’s representative, Lori De Waal, confirmed the news.

Best known for his role as Detective Joe Fontana on the wildly popular drama, Farina worked for the Chicago Police Department for 18 years before becoming an actor.

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