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Police Looking for Missing Senior Last Seen in Sunnyside Tuesday

 Aug. 19, 2021 By Allie Griffin

Police are asking for the public’s help to find a senior from Sunnyside who has been missing for nearly three days.

Marcos Peralta, 85, was last seen at his home on 45th Street near 47th Avenue on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m., police said.

Peralta is described as a Hispanic man, who is approximately 5 feet 2 inches tall and about 180 pounds. He has brown eyes and receding grey hair, police said.

The Sunnyside senior was last seen wearing a burgundy leather jacket, dark colored pants and brown slippers.

Anyone with information in regard to Peralta 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 CrimeStoppers website at

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