NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) - The Hampden County District Attorney's office is investigating alleged stolen funds within the Northampton Police Department.
District Attorney Mark Mastroianni told 22News his office was asked to get involved by the Northwestern D.A. to avoid any conflict of interest.
Mastroianni said the investigation is into a financial allegation internally within the police department but could offer no further details.
22News contacted Northampton Police Chief Russel Sienkiewicz. He told 22News it is policy that the department does not comment on internal investigations until they are completed.
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