Foster Sisters Luz Mateo, 13 & Sarah Agosto, 15, Missing

Published on March 12, 2019, 8:38 am
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The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following persons reported missing on Monday, March 11, 2019 within the confines of the 49 Precinct in Bronx.

Sarah Agosto, 15

The details are as follows:


Luz Mateo13
601 Baker Avenue
Bronx, NY 10460


Sarah Agosto15
601 Baker Avenue
Bronx, NY 10460

It was reported to police that both Luz Mateo and Sarah Agosto were last seen by their foster parent leaving their residence on Monday, March 11, 2019 at 0700 hours to go to school.

Luz Mateo is described as approximately 5’5″ tall, 110 lbs., Hispanic with a thin build, light complexion, brown eyes, black hair and was last seen wearing a blue polo shirt and blue dress pants.

Sarah Agosto is described as approximately 5’5′ tall, 120 lbs., Hispanic with a medium build, medium complexion, brown eyes, black hair and last seen wearing a black winter jacket, a white polo shirt and blue jeans.

Photos of the missing are 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 Stoppers’ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


*** UPDATE ***

The missing persons have been located and are safe.


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