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 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Melvin Phillips
3144 Hull Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467

It was reported to the police that Melvin Phillips was last seen Friday, September 23, 2022, at 2000 hours, leaving his residence.

The missing is described as a 58-year-old male, Black, approximately, 6’0″ tall, weighing 180 lbs., with a medium build, brown eyes, balding, and dark skin complexion.

Unknown clothing description.

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.