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.


Robert Cofield
2505 Grand Avenue
Bronx, NY 10468

It was reported to police that Robert Cofield was last seen Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at approximately 0750 hours, walking up the stairwell to the southbound 4 train platform, located at Fordham Road and Jerome Avenue.

The missing is described as an 84-year-old male, Black, approximately 5’11” tall, weighing 165 lbs., with brown eyes and gray hair.

He was last seen wearing a dark-gray jacket and carrying a purple duffel bag with the words “university center” written on it.

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.