Police look for 17-year-old Ridgewood girl

RIDGEWOOD — Police were searching for a missing teen last seen at a home in Ridgewood,

The NYPD said 17-year-old Melissa Giraldo was last seen around 11 a.m. Aug. 24 on Weirfield Street near Wyckoff Avenue.

She is described as a Hispanic female approximately 5-foot-7 and 150 pounds with a medium build, light complexion, brown eyes and long brown hair.

Giraldo was last seen wearing a black dress with hearts on it with a red belt and black shoes, the NYPD said.

Anyone with information about Giraldo’s whereabouts was being asked to contact the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS or by logging on to nypdc‌rimes‌toppe‌rs.com. Tips may also be submitted by texting CRIMES (274637) and entering TIP577.

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