Authorities seeking public’s help to locate missing Hoboken woman, North Bergen teen


Authorities are seeking the public’s help to locate a missing Hoboken woman, who just finished a hospital stay at the Jersey City Medical Center, as well as a North Bergen teen who has been missing since last night. 

Ena Santiago (left) photo courtesy of Hoboken police and Ashley Rijo photo via Instagram.

By John Heinis/Hudson County View

Ena Santiago, 47, went missing after being released from the Jersey City Medical Center on July 7th at approximately 11:30 a.m., according to Police Det. Lt. Edgardo Cruz.

She was last seen wearing a white tank top, khaki-colored pants and possible her hospital bracelet. Her son reported her missing to the Hoboken police on July 8th after she did not return home, officials said.

Anyone with information as to her whereabouts is asked to please call the Hoboken Police Department at 201-420-2131 or contact Det. William Collins at

All information will be kept confidential.

In a separate incident, North Bergen teen Ashley Rijo, age not immediately available, went missing last night after stopping at either the Target or McDonald’s in Edgewater.

Her father, Franklin Rijo, posted about her disappearance on Instagram earlier today.

“This is my daughter Her name is (Ashley Izabella Rijo) she has been missing since last night. She was last seen in target or McDonald’s in Edgewater. She lives in North Bergen NJ, Please anyone if you see her DM me or call me at 551-358-1448 Please! This isn’t of her to disappear,” he wrote.

“Last we heard she ran away from a Vehicle & hasn’t been seen or heard from again. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻Please share this post , anything would help right now.”

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