The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following individual reported missing on Wednesday, January 1, 2020 and who resides within the confines of the 73 Precinct in Brooklyn.

The circumstances are as follows.


Leo Johns
150 Hull Street
Brooklyn, NY 11233

It has been reported to police that the Leo Johns a.k.a. “Pretty Boy” was last seen on Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at his residence, and was last heard from at approximately 1200 hours on the same day.

The missing is described as a 65-year-old male, Black, being 5’9″ tall, weighing approximately 160 lbs., with brown eyes, balding with salt-and-pepper hair on the side. Unknown clothing description.

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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