Nelson Flecha, a 51-year-old, light-skinned black man who lives on Woodycrest Avenue in The Bronx, has disappeared. He was last seen on East 94th Street around 7 p.m. last Friday, wearing a beige Yankees cap and blue pants with a white stripe. He’s 5’9″, about 120 pounds, with dark brown eyes and black hair flecked with grey.
If you have information as to his whereabouts, NYPD asks you to contact 1-800-577-TIPS(8477), www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or text 274637 (CRIMES), then enter TIP577.
Update: The police tell us Flecha has been found and is in good health.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on July 15, 2009