Police locate girl who separated from family at Cutchogue beach

An eight-year-old girl from Oceanside was found unharmed on a Cutchogue beach on Saturday evening after a one-and-a-half hour search by Southold Police.

Eleni Pappas, 8, was separated from her family without their knowledge while at a beach near Glen Court at about 9:20 p.m.

She was found unharmed not far from her family after a search that included Southold police officers and a Suffolk County Police helicopter and returned to her mother, who was at the scene.