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 47th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Preston Hamilton
275 E. 168th Street
Bronx, NY 10456

It was reported to the police that Preston Hamilton was last seen Saturday, August 27, 2022, at approximately 1400 hours, leaving his residence.

The missing is described as a 16-year-old male, Black, approximately 5’09” tall, weighing 210 lbs., with brown eyes and black hair.

He was last seen wearing a black-and-blue shirt, blue shorts 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.