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Police search for missing Astoria man

The 114th Precinct is asking for the public’s help in finding Astoria resident Marcelino Ruiz, who was last seen outside Elmhurst Hospital Center August 1.
By Bill Parry

The NYPD was searching for an Astoria man.

Marcelino Ruiz, 61, was last seen Aug. 1 in front of Elmhurst Hospital Center.

Police described Ruiz, who lives at 32nd Avenue and 29th Street, as approximately 5 feet 10 inches and 165 pounds, with a thin build, black eyes and grey hair.

Ruiz was last seen wearing a blue baseball cap, blue jeans and white sneakers, police said. Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.

Reach reporter Bill Parry by e-mail at bparry@cnglocal.com or by phone at (718) 260–4538.

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