BPD Detectives are Seeking the Public’s Help in Locating 14-year-old Nijayah Ruiz

UPDATE: The missing persons alert has been canceled after being found safe per Boston Police.


BPD Detectives are seeking the public’s help in locating 14-year-old Nijayah RUIZ who was last seen on Tuesday, May 3, 2022, leaving The Orchard Gardens School (906 Albany Street in Roxbury).

Nijayah was wearing a Green Celtics sweater, dark blue ripped blue jeans, and turquois, white and black sneakers. She is known to frequent the Dudley Street and Orchard Park area.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Nijayah is advised to contact 911 or District D-4 Detectives at (617) 343-4683.