Cops: LI man leaves 2 children alone at beach

? A Hampton Bays man is accused of leaving two young kids at the beach by themselves for hours.

Police say 56-year-old Oscar Ferreira was supposed to be watching a friend's 6-year-old and 8-year-old children on Monday.

Officials say Ferreira allegedly took the kids to the beach in Hampton Bays and left them there.

The kids were found hours later trying to walk home on Dune Road.

Officials say the children?s mother picked them up.

Ferreira is now facing child endangerment charges.

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