NEW YORK (WABC) --An NYPD helicopter was flying over Jamaica Bay Tuesday afternoon, when two boaters signaled the chopper for help.
It happened around 2:30 p.m.
Aviation hoisted a 50-year-old woman and 52-year-old man to safety.
The boaters had been stranded since Monday off the inaccessible island Canarsie Pol.
Both of the victims refused medical attention.