SILVER ALERT: Missing Person (Manhattan)

877-16 24 Sqd 03-25-16

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance ascertaining the whereabouts of a male reported missing on Saturday, March 26, 2016 from within the confines of the 24 Precinct. Details are as follows:


  • Scharfstein, Manfred
  • 89-year-old white male
  • 275 West 96 Street 11C
  • NY, NY

It was reported to police that the missing was last seen at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2016 inside his residence wearing a light green jacket, tan pants and black sneakers. The missing is 6’1″ tall and weighs 165 pounds.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).  The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.