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 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Derek Paulino
312 Castle Hill Avenue
Bronx, NY 10473

It was reported to police that Derek Paulino was last seen on Saturday, February 25, 2023, at approximately 2330 hours, leaving his residence.

The missing is described as a 23-year-old male, Hispanic, approximately 5’07” tall, weighing 130 lbs., with black, curly hair and brown eyes.

He was last seen wearing a black jacket, burgundy pants and black sneakers.

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.