The Q at Parkside

(for those for whom the Parkside Q is their hometrain)

News and Nonsense from the Brooklyn neighborhood of Lefferts and environs, or more specifically a neighborhood once known as Melrose Park. Sometimes called Lefferts Gardens. Or Prospect-Lefferts Gardens. Or PLG. Or North Flatbush. Or Caledonia (west of Ocean). Or West Pigtown. Across From Park Slope. Under Crown Heights. Near Drummer's Grove. The Side of the Park With the McDonalds. Jackie Robinson Town. Home of Lefferts Manor. West Wingate. Near Kings County Hospital. Or if you're coming from the airport in taxi, maybe just Flatbush is best.

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Have You Seen This Boy?

One of our own is missing. Please keep your eyes out! Take a close look at any 10 year old you see who's not obviously with parents or caretakers. From the APB release:

Cops are asking for the public's help in finding a child last seen leaving his home on Crooke Ave. near St. Paul's Place on Wed., Oct. 3 at 7:45 a.m. Marlo Young is 10 years old, standing 5-foot and weighing 80 pounds. He was last seen wearing his school uniform, which consists of a black Polo sweatshirt, khaki pants, a white Polo shirt and black dress shoes.

Anyone with information in regards is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.


Anonymous said...

He was found safely at Kings Plaza this morning.

Anonymous said...

Good to hear. The NYPD was out in full force all night last night under my window on Crooke Ave.

Ceelledee said...


ElizabethC said...

There was an impressive amount of police power!!! NIce to have a happy ending.