The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the person in the attached photohraph who resides within the confines of the 75th Precinct in Brooklyn.

Details are as follows.


Franklin Hinton
103 Hale Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208

Franklin Hinton was last seen at his residence at 0500 hours on Sunday, March 22, 2020.

The missing is described as a 49-year-old male, Black, 5’10” and 200 lbs.

He was wearing a yellow jacket, dark grey sweatpants and blue 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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