Man falls to death in Roslyn Heights

A man fell to death while working on his home in Roslyn Heights. Detectives say Elliot Wertheim was on the roof of his Shepherd Lane

Detectives say Elliot Wertheim was on the roof of his Shepherd Lane house when he slipped and fell.

Detectives say Elliot Wertheim was on the roof of his Shepherd Lane house when he slipped and fell. (6/14/15)

WOODBURY - A man fell to death while working on his home in Roslyn Heights.

Detectives say Elliot Wertheim was on the roof of his Shepherd Lane house on Friday when he slipped and fell.

A family member found the 66-year-old on the patio.

Police are investigating the incident, but they say it appears to have been an accident.

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