The New York City Police Department (NYPD) is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the following person, who was reported missing on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in thr Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Cipriano Velasco
1444 Beach Avenue
Bronx, NY 10460

It was reported to police that Cipriano Velasco was last seen on Monday, November 19, 2018, at 07:30 a.m., being dropped off at his school, located at 1980 Lafayette Avenue.

The missing is described as a 16-year-old male, Hispanic, approximately 5’3″ tall, weighing 135 lbs.

He was last seen wearing a black bomber jacket, gray sweatpants and black-and-red sneakers.

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.


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