Suffolk sheriff gives out free ice to those without power

YAPHANK - Suffolk County sheriff's deputies are handing out free ice at their offices in Riverhead and Yaphank today to help residents who are still without power preserve food.

The ice will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis between noon and 6 p.m. today. Residents are being asked to bring their own coolers.

Yesterday, sheriff's deputies distributed about 800 pounds of ice.

In addition, the American Red Cross will be distributing free bottled water in Babylon and Lindenhurst today.

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