NYPD searching for missing Jax Heights teen

JACKSON HEIGHTS — Police were searching for a teenager they said disappeared from Jackson Heights last weekend.

Deani Black, 13, was last seen around 8 a.m. April 12 at her home on 88th Street, according to the NYPD.

She is described as a black female, 5-foot-3 and 135 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black leather jacket, white jeans and gray and green sneakers. Police said she is in good physical condition.

Those with information should contact NYPD’s Crimestoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting its website or texting 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.

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