Midwood teen disappears in Manhattan

Midwood teen disappears in Manhattan

Police are looking for searching for a 15-year-old Midwood girl who vanished from her high school in Manhattan on April 23.

Authorities say Alexandra Cheprasova was last seen in front of the High School for Mathematics, Science, and Engineering at City College on Convent Avenue near W. 141st Street at 6:30 am.

Cheprasova stands 5-foot-6, weighs 150 pounds, has brown hair, and was last seen wearing a white-and-yellow hat, a black ski jacket, purple jeans, and black sneakers, according to police.

Police ask anyone with information on Cheprasova’s whereabouts to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577–8477, submit tips at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or text-message tips to 2474637, then enter “TIP577.”

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