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 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.


James Cheese
1011 Washington Avenue
Bronx, NY 10456

It was reported to the police that James Cheese was last seen Thursday, October 13, 2022, at 0900 hours, inside of his residence.

The missing is described as an 80-year-old male, Black, approximately 6’0″ tall, weighing 145 lbs., with a thin build, brown eyes, a salt and pepper beard and short salt and pepper hair.

He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt, gray and black pajamas, gray “Crocs” and walking with a limp.

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.