For Immediate Release
Thursday, January 09, 2020
Incident: Teen Reported Missing from Group Home
Location: 1413 Stony Brook Road, Stony Brook
Date/Time: September 3, 2019 at approximately 8:50 p.m.

Suffolk County Police Sixth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to locate a teenager who was reported missing last year.


Erica Lathan voluntarily left a group home, located at 1413 Stony Brook Road, on September 3, 2019 at approximately 8:50 p.m. She left the home with another female resident and could possibly be in New York City.


Lathan, 17, is black, 5 feet 5 inches tall, approximately 165 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.


Detectives are asking anyone with information on Lathan’s location to call the Sixth Squad at 631-854-8652 or 911.

Authority: Geraldine Hart, Commissioner 19-498746
Suffolk County Police Department

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