The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to help identify the child depicted in the attached photograph in an effort to reunite him with his family.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Saturday September 07, 2019, at approximately 2230 hours, in the vicinity of E. 55 Street and Linden Boulevard in Brooklyn, NY, the child was found riding a black and green bicycle on his own.

The child was unable to provide contact information for his parents/guardians nor was he able to provide his home address. He is in good physical condition.

The child is described as a dark-skinned male, brown eyes, black hair, 4’2″, 80 lbs.; he wore a white tank top, gray shorts, and he had on blue and green Croc sandals.

The investigation remains ongoing.

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 has been found and is safe.

The child is at the age of 5.

The following individual has been arrested and charged in connection to this incident.

Arrested:

Nichol Spencer, 45
142 Rockaway Parkway, Apt. 1R
Brooklyn, NY 11212

Charges:

  • acting in a manner to injure a child
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