The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the following person who was reported missing on Thursday, October 10, 2019 from within the confines of the 44 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Benson Boateng
1052 Anderson Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452

It was reported to the police that Benson Boateng was last seen on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at approximately 1855 hours inside of 206 E. 165 Street, in the confines of the 44 precinct.

He is described as a 13-year-old male, Black, being approximately 5’3″ tall, weighing 160 lbs., with brown eyes and short black hair.

He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black jeans and multicolored sandals.

A photograph of the missing is attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.



*** UPDATE ***

The missing has been found and is safe.

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