Public Safety Blotter Articles

UPDATE: Police Search for Missing Boy

Date: July 4, 2019
Incident Type: Missing Person
Location: All Zones

UPDATE: Jonel Simpson has been located and returned home safely. The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police thanks everyone for their concern and assistance. 

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police detectives seek the public's help in finding a missing boy.

Jonel Simpson, 12, was last seen on July 3, 2019 in the Crafton Heights area.

Simpson is described as 4 feet 8 inches tall and 80 pounds with longer dark hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing black basketball shorts.

He is known to frequent the Elliot, Sheraden, Crafton, and Ingram neighborhoods.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call Missing Persons detectives at (412) 323-7141.

Note: Any updates will be posted on the blotter.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz