E. Patchogue beach vandalized over holiday weekend

A dock was damaged at Miramar Beach in East Patchogue, and residents say they believe fireworks are to blame. (7/7/14)

EAST PATCHOGUE - An East Patchogue beach was damaged over the holiday weekend and residents claim it is due to illegal fireworks.

A dock was damaged at Miramar Beach in East Patchogue, and residents say they noticed the destruction early yesterday morning.

Fireworks remnants were found in a garbage can nearby.

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The president of the Miramar Beach Civic Association says vandalism is a regular problem.

The Town of Brookhaven tells News 12 it's looking at a plan to install security cameras at area beaches.

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