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 40th Precinct / PSA #7 in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Leolah Iyahen
400 Brook Avenue (Betances Houses)
Bronx, NY 10454

It was reported to police that Leolah Iyahen was last seen on Tuesday, February 28, 2023, at approximately 1518 hours, in front of her residence.

The missing is described as an 18-year-old female, Hispanic, approximately 5’01” tall, weighing 180 lbs., with a heavy build, light skin complexion, brown hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a blue sweater, lime green shirt, brown boots and carrying a black-and-white book bag.

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.