The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing person from within the confines of the 45th Precinct in the Bronx.

The circumstances are as follows.


Marion Purcell
620 Baychester Avenue, Apt. 6A
Bronx, NY 10475

It has been reported to police that Marion Purcell was last seen on Friday, March 06, 2020, at approximately 1400 hours in the vicinity of the Gunhill Road and Dewitt Place 5 train subway station.

The missing is described as a 73-year-old female, Black, being approximately 5’2″ tall, weighing 125 lbs., with brown eyes and black hair.

She was last seen wearing a blue coat, dark colored 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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