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.
NYPD rescues two people stranded on island in Jamaica Bay