Missing Bronx woman, 20, with autism found safe

Posted at 5:55 PM, Mar 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-23 18:26:43-04

Amina Abdulla


Missing Bronx woman Amina Abdulla has bee found safe, police say.

Original story:

ALLERTON, The Bronx — Police are asking the public for help in locating a woman with autism who was reported missing from her Bronx home.

Amina Abdulla, 20, was last seen Thursday morning around 7:50 a.m. at her Bronx home on Cruger Avenue.

Police say the missing woman has autism and does not communicate.

She is described as 20 years old, approximately 5 feet tall, approximately 120 pounds. The woman was last seen wearing a black jacket, light blue jeans, a pink sweater, brown boots, and a black hijab.

Anyone with information in regards to 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.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.