The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following missing adult female (mother) and male child (son), who reside within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Nia & Messiah King
420 Howe Avenue
Bronx, NY 10473

It was reported to the police that Nia King and Messiah King were last seen Thursday, March 12, 2020, at approximately 1330 hours leaving their residence.

Nia King is described as an 18-year-old female, Black, approximately 5’6″ tall, 180 lbs., with black eyes and black hair in long braids. She was last seen wearing black pants, black jacket, and a black hat.

Messiah King is described as a 2-year-old male, Black, brown eyes, black hair, he was last seen wearing black pants and gold/black sneakers.

Photographs of the missing are 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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