Del Pozo to take leave of absence

 Chief Brandon del Pozo-File photo
Chief Brandon del Pozo-File photo (WCAX)
Published: Aug. 2, 2019 at 5:52 PM EDT
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Burlington's police chief is taking a leave of absence.

Police say Chief Brandon del Pozo is on family and medical leave of absence for an undetermined time. Deputy Police Chief Jan Wright will serve as acting chief of police.

Del Pozo missed some time last year after suffering a head injury and broken bones in june bicycle accident in the Adirondacks. There was no immediate information about what prompted Friday's announcement.