Mayelin Ortiz, 13, Missing

Published on January 07, 2019, 3:17 pm
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The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a person reported missing on Sunday, January 6, 2018 within the confines of the 43 Precinct in Bronx.

The details are as follows.


Mayelin Ortiz
1605 E. 172 Street
Bronx, NY 10472

It was reported to police that Mayelin Ortiz was last seen on Saturday, January 5, 2018 at 04:00 p.m. inside of her residence. She is 5’3″ tall, 110 lbs., with a thin build, medium complexion, black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a green coat, a yellow sweater and black sneakers.

A photo 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 Stoppers’ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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