The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following person, who is missing from within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.

The circumstances are as follows.


Melissa Didaniele
1315 Merriam Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452

It was reported to police that the missing was last seen in March 2020, inside of 1315 Merriam Avenue.

The missing is described as a 23-year-old female, White, approximately 5’5″ tall, weighing 165 lbs., with blue eyes and blonde hair.

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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