Thursday, May 9, 2013
Police said the 23-year-old had been missing since Tuesday.
Update, Friday, 4:34 p.m. Eddie Lee Jeffries is home and is safe, Rockville City Police Department announced in a news release Friday. Police said the 23-year-old had been missing since Tuesday. --- Original—Police are concerned for a Rockville man reported missing after he failed to report to work and his cell phone turned up at a Washington, DC Metro station. Eddie Lee Jeffries, 23, of Bowie Road, was last seen leaving his residence on Tuesday, likely taking the Metro through Washington on his way to a dance studio in Capital Heights, police said. Police and family members became concerned after Jeffries did not report to work when he was expected and had not contacted anyone. Police said his cell phone was found near the Gallery Place/…
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Police said Michael Porter Denker, 66, was found safe and unharmed.
(Updated 3 p.m.) A Rockville man reported missing Monday morning has been located, according to Montgomery County Police. Police said Michael Porter Denker, 66, of the 12300 block of Stoney Creek Road, was found safe and unharmed. (Original) Police are concerned about the well-being of a missing 66-year-old Rockville resident. Michael Porter Denker, 66, of the 12300 block of Stoney Creek Road, was last seen at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday, Montgomery County police said in a press release Tuesday afternoon. Family and police are concerned due to Denker’s medical condition, police said. Denker is described as a white male with graying brown hair, brown eyes, eyeglasses, and a short grey beard. He is 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs approximately 180 …
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Police concerned for the well being of Tonya Simms
Montgomery County Police have asked for the public’s help finding a missing woman from Rockville. Tonya Simms, 53, left a group home at Chadwick Lane on Tuesday at around 9:30 a.m. but never made it to her final destination, a group home in the Kemp Mill area, Police said. According to police, Simms suffers from paranoid schizophrenia and has a heart condition. Simms is described as an African-American woman, about 5-foot-4 and between 100 and 130 pounds. Police said she was last seen wearing a gray fitting cap, a black and white scarf, a brown coat with a fur collar, a multi-colored sweater, and a blue button-down shirt. She left the Chandwick Lane group home on a Metro bus. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Tonya Simms…
Monday, February 18, 2013
Ashley Breana Funk, 22, had been missing for several weeks, according to Montgomery County police.
(Updated Tuesday, Feb. 19) A 22-year-old Germantown woman reported missing earlier this week has been located, Montgomery County Police said Tuesday. Police said Ashley Breana Funk, of the 13800 block of Bronco Place, was found safe. (Original) Montgomery County police are asking for help in locating a missing Germantown woman. Ashley Breana Funk, 22, of the 13800 block of Bronco Place in Germantown, was last seen by her family several weeks ago, according to a police statement. Police describe Funk as as 5 feet, 5 inches tall and 125 pounds. Funk is pictured in a photo released to the media with blond hair, but police say she now has long black hair and blue eyes. Police said Funk's family is concerned for her emotional and physical well…
Friday, October 5, 2012
Maria Ann Ward, 17, may be in the company of a man, police say.
Montgomery County police are asking for the public’s help in finding a teenage girl from Rockville who has been missing for more than two months. Maria Ann Ward, 17, of the 500 block of Baltimore Road, was last seen on Aug. 1, according to a county police news release. Police released a description and photo of Ward on Friday. Ward is described as white, 5 feet tall, and weighing 130 pounds with brown eyes and medium-length black hair. Ward is known to frequent downtown Wheaton and Washington, DC, the release said. Police and family are concerned because friends and family have not seen or heard from since her disappearance Aug. 1, the release said. Since then, detectives said they have been following leads from family members and …
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Darrionte Hebron, 15, had been last seen on Oct. 1 at the Wheaton Community Center, police said.
Updated story, 4:22 p.m. Darrionte Hebron, 15, of Rockville, was located unharmed in Wheaton on Thursday, according to Montgomery County Police. Original story, 1:40 p.m. Montgomery County Police are searching for a 15-year-old boy who was last seen in Wheaton on Monday afternoon. Darrionte Hebron, of the 600 block of Maryland Avenue in Rockville, was seen at the Wheaton Community Center on Georgia Avenue on Oct. 1, at approximately 2 p.m. He is described as a black male, 5’8’’ tall, weighing 110 pounds, with brown eyes and short black hair. According to information released by police, Hebron likes to frequent the Glenmont Shopping Center and Westfield Wheaton. Anyone who has information regarding the whereabouts of Darrionte Hebron is …
Friday, September 14, 2012
Libby Appel Leibowitz, 91, was last seen leaving her home Thursday morning, but was found Friday afternoon in Arlington, Va.
Update, 2:27 p.m. Libby Appel Leibowitz, 91, of Silver Spring, was located Friday afternoon in Arlington, Va., after going missing Thursday morning, according to Montgomery County Police. Original story, 11:18 a.m. Montgomery County Police are searching for a 91-year-old woman from Silver Spring who went missing Thursday morning. Libby Appel Leibowitz, 91, of the 15000 block of Haslemere Court in Silver Spring, was last seen leaving her residence in her vehicle on Sept. 13 at 10:45 a.m. She was driving a dark green 2003 Toyota Camry with Maryland tag number AMS562. Leibowitz never made it to her destination, and police and family are concerned for her well-being. Leibowitz is described as a white female, approximately 5′ 6″ tall and …
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Victoria Yeutter, a freshman at Connelly School of the Holy Child, was last seen in the early morning hours between Sunday and Monday.
An updated version of this story has been posted here. Family, friends and strangers alike are searching for a missing 15-year-old Potomac girl, after she ran away in the early morning hours of Monday, April 9. Less than 24 hours after Victoria Yeutter was reported missing, hundreds of Facebook posts, Tweets, Tumblr posts and blogs are calling for her safe return. Victoria is a freshman at Connelly School of the Holy Child and was last seen around midnight on Sunday by her mother, Cristy Yeutter. "She ran away Sunday night over night, into Monday morning. We're not sure exactly when," Cristy Yeutter said. "I gave it a couple of hours in the morning to see if I could locate her. When it became apparent I couldn't I went to police and …
Friday, July 29, 2011
Missing Persons Network and state police mark 20 years since her body was found along I-270.
Sunday marks 20 years since a worker cutting weeds along southbound Interstate 270 in Frederick County found the body of a young woman. The woman, whose decomposed body was found down an embankment at the Baker Hill Road overpass, has never been identified and her killing remains unsolved. The Maryland Missing Persons Network and Maryland State Police will hold a vigil to bring attention to the cold case at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday in the parking lot of the Worthington Farm on Baker Hill Road at Monocacy National Battlefield. The Frederick News-Post has more on the work of the Maryland Missing Persons network and why cases like the one highlighted by Sunday’s vigil remain unsolved. More information on the case and other sketches of what Jane …
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
The 73-year-old suffers from the early stages of dementia, police say.
County police are searching for a 73-year-old woman from Rockville who suffers from early-stage dementia. Juana Martinez was last seen about 10 a.m. on Monday at her home in the 13000 block of Parkland Drive, according to a county police news release. Martinez is described as a Hispanic, 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighing 140 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes, the release said. It is unknown what type of clothing she may be wearing. A photo is unavailable at this time, the release said. Her family is concerned for her welfare. Anyone with information about Martinez's whereabouts is asked to call the county police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000.