Missing Persons: Harry Chavanne, 85; Dieudone Nestor, 82 (UPDATE: Chavanne Recovered)


Dieudone Nestor (left) was last seen on Tuesday around 8 p.m. at the corner of Vanderbilt and Myrtle Avenue in Brooklyn. He normally resides on Willoughby Avenue near Clermont. He’s 82, black, about 5’9″ and 180 pounds, and speaks Creole. He was last seen wearing a tan shirt, tan pants and black shoes. Harry Chavanne (right) was last seen on Tuesday inside the Capitol One Bank at Myrtle Avenue and 72nd Street in Queens. He’s 85, white, 5″8″, 165 pounds, and was last seen wearing a blue-collared shirt, dark blue pants, a black cap and black shoes.

If you have information as to their whereabouts, NYPD asks you to contact 1-800-577-TIPS(8477),, or text 274637 (CRIMES), then enter TIP577.

Update: Chavanne has been reunited with his family. No word yet on Nestor.

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on July 16, 2009

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