The New York Police Department (NYPD) is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following person, who was reported missing from within the confines of the 45th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Josiah Diaz
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10465

It was reported to police that Josiah Diaz was last seen on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, at approximately 0800 hours, at his school, located at 3000 E. Tremont Avenue (Lehman High School).

The missing is described as a 15-year-old male, Hispanic, approximately 5’6″ tall, weighing 160 lbs., with a light skin complexion, a medium build, brown eyes and black hair.

He was last seen wearing a black bubble vest, black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, and gray 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.