+-

Maj. Mike Ortiz reunites with Farmingville family after deployment in Afghanistan and Bahrain

Mikey Ortiz thought he was at his martial

Mikey Ortiz thought he was at his martial arts dojo in Holbrook for a special private lesson and believed the News 12 Long Island cameras were there to shoot a commercial. (Credit: News 12 )

A Farmingville family is having an extra special Fourth of July weekend.

Mikey Ortiz thought he was at his martial arts dojo in Holbrook for a special private lesson and believed the News 12 Long Island cameras were there to shoot a commercial.

The 9-year-old got a big surprise when his dad, Marine Maj. Mike Ortiz, greeted him.

Ortiz has been deployed overseas since August, working...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?
Subscribe

Comments

advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Each week, News 12's Doug Geed explores the Check out fun things to do on the East End! Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Dog Day Fridays News 12 digs deep to find Long Island's Discover Long Island's Hidden Past