VILLAGE OF KENMORE, N.Y. -- The Village of Kenmore Police Department announced the passing of a 31-year-old police officer Monday.

Joshua Davidson was a seven year employee with the department.

The department's chief tells 2 On Your Side Davidson's passing was sudden and unexpected. He also said he is waiting to hear from Davidson's family for more information.

Davidson served as a dispatcher for the department from 2009-2013. He was worn as an officer in 2013.