The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following missing female (Silver Alert) who resides within the confines of the 45 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Joan Cantave
100 Dekruif Place, Apt. 5F
Bronx, NY 10475

It was reported to the police that Joan Cantave was last seen on Friday, January 24, 2020, at 1400 hours, inside of her residence.

The missing is described as an 82-year-old female, Black, being 5’2″ tall, weighing approximately 90 lbs., with a thin build, dark complexion, gray hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a black top, black pants and black shoes.

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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