HAUPPAUGE - The officer who quickly responded to the scene of a young boy choking to death in Amityville last month was honored tonight at ceremony in Happauge.

Amityville Police Officer John Andriella saved the life of 2-year-old Myles Varley after his sister, 5-year-old Grace Varley, called 911 to report he was choking.

Andriella received the honor from the Police Reserves of Suffolk County and both Myles and Grace were in attendance for the ceremony.