Jesse Lee Soffer has announced that he will leave Chicago PD after the upcoming 10th season.

Jesse Lee Soffer

The 38-year-old actor was featured in all the 187 episodes of the popular NBC series and will end the show in the fall, as per The magazine Variety.

Jesse Lee Soffer

Jesse stated in a statement "I would like to express my gratitude to the amazing fans for their continuous loyalty over the past 10 years. 

I would like to express my appreciation for the support of Dick Wolf and everyone at Wolf Entertainment, Peter Jankowski,

Jesse Lee Soffer

Matt Olmstead, Derek Haas, Michael Brandt, Rick Eid, Gwen Sigan, NBC, Universal Television as well as my castmates, and our amazing crew.

The creation of this show every week was an effort of love from everyone involved with the show. I will forever remember my work as Det. Jay Halstead."