WASHINGTON HEIGHTS — Police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 11-year-old local boy who has been missing since Thursday.
Adel Pjetrovic disappeared after playing at the playground at P.S. 173 at 306 Fort Washington Ave. near West 174th Street, just after 10 p.m., police said.
Pjetrovic, who lives near the playground, was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, blue jean shorts and a gray hat. He was also wearing white socks but no shoes, police said.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. You can also submit a tip by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting tips to 274637(CRIMES), then entering "TIP577."