SILVER ALERT: Missing Person (Bronx)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of a 79-year-old female reported missing on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from within the confines of the 43rd Precinct. Details are as follows:


  • Colon, Modesta
  • 79-year-old female
  • 1715 Lancombe Avenue, Apartment 2F
  • Bronx, New York

 The missing was last seen at the Einstein Campus of the Montefiore Medical Center located at 1825 Eastchester Road, in the confines of the 49th Precinct, at 3:30 hours on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. The missing is 5’00” and 150 lbs. She has a thin build, brown eyes and blonde hair. She was wearing a black coat with a hood and other dark clothing. She was carrying a dark-color purse cross-body.

 Anyone with information in regards to the missing 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. 

All calls are strictly confidential.