UNIONDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A car show at Nassau Coliseum has been postponed due to a threat.
The Cars at the Coliseum event was scheduled for Sunday.READ MORE: New York Weather: CBS2’s 10/28 Thursday Morning Forecast
Police said the threat was unsubstantiated but they’re concerned over the lack of appropriate security.READ MORE: Heat Pull Away To Beat Nets
“Out of an abundance of caution due to recent circumstances that are gaining much publicity and an unsubstantiated threat as well as insufficient or no security by the vendor, the event has been postponed until sufficient security is in place to keep the public safe and the event manageable,” Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder said in a statement.
Officials did not specify the nature or source of the threat.MORE NEWS: FDNY Planning Big Anti-COVID Vaccine Mandate Demonstration For Thursday Morning Outside Gracie Mansion
Promoters of the event have not announced a new date.