The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following missing female who resides within the confines of the 104th Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Sophia Ortiz
58-67 Fresh Pond Road
Queens, NY 11378

It was reported to the police that Sophia Ortiz was last seen Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at approximately 1711 hours, leaving the “Ecua Beauty Nails Boutique,” located at 68-30 Forest Avenue.

The missing is described as a 14-year-old female, Hispanic, being approximately 4’11” tall, weighing 115 lbs., with a medium build, medium complexion, brown eyes and short brown hair.

She was last seen wearing a black jacket with a fur hood, a blue Maspeth Shirt, black jeans and black and aqua Jordan sneakers.

A photograph of the missing is attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call theΒ NYPDβ€˜sΒ Crime StoppersΒ hotline atΒ 1–800–577–TIPSΒ (8477) or for Spanish,Β 1–888–57–PISTAΒ (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto theΒ Crime Stoppersβ€˜ website or by texting their tips toΒ 274637Β (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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