Suffolk Police are seeking the public’s help in getting a found headstone back to its proper burial place.
A 17-year-old teenager discovered a headstone on a trail in
the woods near the northbound Heckscher Parkway in Great River and called the
Third Precinct to make a report.
The gravestone is made of marble and weighs approximately
125 pounds and bears the name Charles A. Denneen, noting a birth date of 3/28/22
and a death date of 12/19/66.
Suffolk County Police Third Precinct recovered officers recovered the stone and is asking anyone with information to call 854-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.