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Foster Mom Reports Bronx Boy Missing After 10-Year-Old Seen Leaving With Biological Mother

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Yanick Branch and Justin Branch (credit: NYPD)

Yanick Branch and Justin Branch (credit: NYPD)

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are looking for a 10-year-old Bronx boy and his biological mother after he was reported missing by his foster mom.

Police say 10-year-old Justin Branch was last seen in the area of PS 130 Abram Stevens Hewitt School on Prospect Avenue. Cops say he was seen talking with his biological mom, 34-year-old Yanick Branch, before the two then got into a livery cab and took off.

The two haven’t been seen since. Justin was later reported missing by his foster mother.

Justin was last seen wearing gray sneakers, blue jeans, blue shirt and a black jacket. He’s about 4’8″, weighs 140 pounds with a medium complexion, black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on where they might be should call police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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