Yuridia Merino Missing in Harlem

Police are searching for two people reported missing within two days in Harlem, New York. Yuridia Merino, 32, was reported missing from her East Harlem home on Thursday, Jan 12, 2017, police told Patch.

She was last seen leaving her home on East 105th Street around 9 a.m., police said. Police described Merino as standing 4-foot-11 and weighing around 120 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Merino was wearing a black hooded jacket when she went missing, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for Spanish. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577. All tips are confidential.

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