The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following person, who was reported missing from within the confines of the 88th Precinct in Brooklyn.

Details are as follows.


Ruben Rodriguez
3001 Briggs Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458


Jerome Jemmott
56 North Oxford Walk
Brooklyn, NY 11205

It was reported to police that Ruben Rodriguez and Jerome Jemmot were last seen together on Monday, November 01, 2021, playing inside of Fort Greene Park, within the confines of the 88th Precinct.

Ruben Rodriguez is described as an 11-year-old male, Hispanic, approximately 5’00” tall, weighing 120 lbs., with a medium build, light complexion, black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue sweatshirt, blue sweatpants and blue sneakers.

Jerome Jemmott is described as an 11-year-old male, Black, approximately 5’00” tall, weighing 100 lbs., with a thin build, dark complexion, black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a white hooded sweatshirt with red lettering saying “GOAT” and black writing on the sleeve, black sweatpants and black “Puma” 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.




*** UPDATE ***

The missing have been found and are safe.

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