Missing 13-Year-Old Female from Rockaway Township Found Safe

Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and Rockaway Township Police Chief Martin McParland announce Deris M. Avila-Ulloa, 13, from Rockaway Township has been found safe.

Avila-Ulloa made contact with the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Missing Persons Unit. She responded to the Charlotte Police Department (North Carolina) on December 29, 2020. Her family has been notified. No further details are being provided at this time.

Prosecutor Carroll would like to thank the public for helping to get the word out about the missing teenager. He also thanks the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Missing Persons Unit, Rockaway Township Police Department and our partner agencies for their role in this investigation.

Inquiries concerning this press release should be directed to Public Information Officer Meghan Knab at [email protected] or by phone at 973-829-8159.

Authorities Seeking Public Assistance in Locating Missing 13-Year-Old Female from Rockaway Township

Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and Rockaway Township Police Chief Martin McParland are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 13-year-old female from Rockaway Township, New Jersey, who has been missing since December 21, 2020.

Deris M. Avila-Ulloa, nicknamed Daisy and who lives in Rockaway Township, was last known to be at her family home on December 21, 2020 at 11 p.m. She is believed to be wearing a red shirt, black sweatpants, and white/black shoes. She left her home with her cell phone and no other belongings.

Avila-Ulloa is a 13-year-old female.  She has black hair and brown eyes.  She weighs approximately 90 lbs. and is 4 feet 11 inches in height. She has ties to Dover, New Jersey.

Anyone with information regarding her whereabouts or this investigation is encouraged to make contact with Rockaway Township Police Department at 973-625-4000 or the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Missing Persons Unit On-Call Detective through the Morris County Communications Center at 973-285-2900.  Anyone with information who may be seeking to remain anonymous can contact Morris County Crimestoppers at 1-800-743-7433.

Inquiries concerning this press release should be directed to Public Information Officer Meghan Knab at [email protected] or by phone at 973-829-8159.

 

Authorities Seeking Public Assistance in Locating Missing 13-Year-Old Female from Rockaway Township

Law Enforcement Investigating Fatal Hit-and-Run Motor Vehicle Crash in Denville

Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and Chief Frank Perna of the Denville Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance related to a fatal motor vehicle crash involving a pedestrian. The crash occurred on Route 46 East between Schumacher Chevrolet and Elm Street in Denville, New Jersey.

At approximately 10:21 p.m. on Thursday, December 24, 2020, a 54-year-old male was fatally struck by a vehicle, which then fled the scene.

The pedestrian was located on the shoulder of Route 46 East. He was critically injured in the incident and was pronounced deceased at Saint Clare’s Denville Hospital. The identity of this individual will not be released at this time.

Numerous law enforcement agencies are currently investigating this incident, including the Denville Police Department, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit, and the Morris County Sheriff’s Office.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call the Denville Police Department at 973-627-4900 or the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit at 973-829-8596. Anonymous calls can also be made to the Morris County Sheriff’s Office Crime Stoppers at 973-267-2255.

Inquiries concerning this press release should be directed to Public Information Officer Meghan Knab at [email protected] or by phone at 973-829-8159.