By Zach Gewelb
Police were searching for a missing 11-year-old girl from Far Rockaway.
It was reported to police that Vanessa Mendez was last seen July 27at about 12 p.m. leaving her residence at on Beach 43rd St.
Police described Mendez as approximately 5 feet 2 inches tall and 115 pounds with long black hair and brown eyes.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDC
Reach reporter Zach Gewelb by e-mail at zgewe