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by Aaron Kraut — September 18, 2014 at 7:10 am 593 0

Jelani Perry, photo via MCP(Updated 1:25 p.m. Friday) Police say officers located Jelani Kito Perry on Friday morning safe and unharmed.

(Original) Police are looking for help finding a missing Rockville man last believed to be in the Hampden Lane area earlier Wednesday.

Second District detectives say Jelani Kito Perry, 34, of the 800 block of Grand Champion Drive in Rockville, was probably in downtown Bethesda on Wednesday. Police didn’t say how long Perry has been missing, but they are concerned for his emotional and physical welfare.

Perry is black, 6-foot-1 and weighs about 190 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes with a cross tattoo on his upper arm. He was last seen wearing a blue and white checkered button-down shirt, blue jeans and navy blue sneakers with white trim.

Police are asking anybody with information about Perry’s whereabouts to contact the department’s 24-hour line at 301-279-8000.

Photo via MCP

by Aaron Kraut — June 9, 2014 at 8:25 am 691 1 Comment

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Haven Pizzera To Become Pitzze Table, Serve Breakfast – The original owner of Haven Pizzeria recently bought back the restaurant (7137 Wisconsin Ave.) and plans to rename it, rebrand it and bake breads that will help make up a new breakfast menu. [Washington Post]

Man Missing From Bethesda Rehab Center – Police are looking for Perry Jerome Haywood, 56, who they said walked away from the Bethesda Health and Rehabilitation Center (5721 Grosvenor Lane) at about 11:30 a.m. on Friday. Family and police are concerned because Haywood left his medication, phone and wallet. [Montgomery County Police]

Frosh Gets Baltimore Sun Endorsement – District 16 State Sen. Brian Frosh keeps piling up endorsements for his attorney general run. The Baltimore Sun editorial page on Sunday backed Frosh, calling him “a considerate and effective legislator.” [Baltimore Sun]

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by Aaron Kraut — May 19, 2014 at 3:05 pm 192 0

Kenneth McCurdy, via Montgomery County PolicePolice are looking for a 72-year-old Washington D.C. man who is missing from a Bethesda rehab center.

Kenneth McCurdy, of the 1300 block of New York Avenue in D.C., was last seen on May 17 at the Bethesda Health and Rehabilitation Center (5721 Grosvenor Lane).

Police said McCurdy is black, 6-foot-1 tall and weighs about 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and sneakers. Police and family are concerned for his mental well-being.

Anyone with information regarding Kenneth McCurdy’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000.

Photo via Montgomery County Police

by Aaron Kraut — March 26, 2014 at 1:25 pm 2,552 0

Leila Khalil, photo via Montgomery County Police

(Update at 8:45 p.m. Thursday) Montgomery County Police say Khalil has returned home safe and unharmed.

(Original) Montgomery County Police are asking for help in locating a missing 17-year-old from Bethesda.

Police said Leila Anne Khalil, of the 4000 block of Broad Brook Drive, was last seen on Monday. Her family is concerned because of her age and a health condition that needs to be monitored.

Khalil is described as white, about 5-foot-4 tall and 130 pounds with brown eyes and long brown hair.

Police said she’s often in Kensington and Bethesda and is “very familiar” with public transportation. Her family has not heard from her since Monday.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Leila Khalil is asked to call the Montgomery County Police-Family Crimes Division at 240-773-5400 or the 24-hour police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000.

Photo via Montgomery County Police

by Aaron Kraut — July 30, 2013 at 7:00 am 361 0

Missing Kensington man Leonard "Rob" Stone, via MCP

UPDATE 8:56 a.m. Leonard Stone has been located, according to Montgomery County Police. According to police scanner traffic, Stone was brought to a local hospital by a good samaritan on Monday.

ORIGINAL Montgomery County Police are looking for a missing Kensington man who suffers from dementia and other medical issues.

Leonard “Rob” Stone, 65, of the 4500 block of Everett Street was last seen at about 9:30 a.m. on Monday at his home. Family and police are concerned for him. In a press release on Monday, police said Stone does not have prescribed medications with him.

Stone walks extremely slowly and with a limp and may have a cane with him. Police believe he has his ID and a small amount of cash with him.

Police described him as a white male, 5-foot-8 tall, who weighs about 155 pounds. He has a gray beard, blue eyes and wears rimmed glasses. He was last seen wearing a long-sleeved, navy blue, crew neck shirt, a white undershirt and baggy, khaki pants.

Police are asking anyone with information on Stone’s whereabouts to call the Montgomery County Police Department’s non-emergency number: 301-279-8000.

Photo via MCP

by Aaron Kraut — July 12, 2013 at 5:05 am 501 0

Marie Elise Wilfart Tanabe, via MCPUPDATE 8:10 a.m. Police say Marie Elise Wilfart Tanabe has been found safe and unharmed.

ORIGINAL Police are asking for help in locating a missing Bethesda woman who was last seen leaving the Little Falls Swim Club.

Police say Marie Elise Wilfart Tanabe, 66, of the 5100 block of Allan Terrace was last seen at about 7:30 p.m. on Thursday when she was leaving the Club, which is at 5001 Little Falls Dr. Family is concerned for Tanabe’s welfare and her mental well-being, according to a police press release.

Tanabe is described as a 5-foot-5 white female with short blonde hair and a strong French accent. She was last seen carrying a towel and wearing a burgundy and magneta one-piece swimsuit with some type of skirt, police said. She did not have her purse or any ID and is believed to be on foot.

Anyone with information about Tanabe should contact the Department’s non-emergency number at 301-279-8000.

Photo via MCP

by Aaron Kraut — June 4, 2013 at 9:17 am 1,382 0

Peter Rodney, missing Bethesda manU.S. Park Police are looking for a missing Bethesda man whose vehicle was found this morning near the C&O Canal.

Peter Rodney, 61, was reported missing to Montgomery County Police on Monday, according to a Park Police bulletin. He was last seen on Sunday at his home in Bethesda.

This morning, his car was found near Swain’s Lock in Potomac, where Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services are sending a river rescue team into the Potomac River.

Park Police are asking anyone who has seen Peter or knows where he could be to contact them at 202-610-7515.

by BethesdaNow.com — January 3, 2013 at 8:00 am 0

Montgomery County Police this morning are searching for a missing Bethesda man family says is without his medication.

Frank Jonathan Hirschel, 43, was last seen at his home in the 6000 block of Southport Drive at 3:45 p.m. yesterday (Tuesday). Police say because he is without his medication, there is concern for his well-being.

Hirschel is 5-feet-10, and weighs 170 pounds. Police don’t know what he was wearing when he left his home.

Any one with information on Hirschel should call MCPD at 301-279-8000.

Photo via MCPD

by BethesdaNow.com — December 24, 2012 at 9:20 pm 767 0

UPDATE, 9:45 p.m.: Montgomery County Police say Frances Granger Kress, who was reported missing from her Bethesda home earlier today, has been found in Washington, D.C.

ORIGINAL STORY: Montgomery County Police are asking for help to locate a missing Bethesda woman who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s.

Police say Frances Granger Kress, 84, of the 8100 block of Cindy Lane left her house earlier today in a light blue 2005 Jaguar with Maryland tags 1DPF74.

According to police, she was wearing a dark purple sweatsuit and a white coat. Kress has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and also suffers from Dementia, police said.

Police said family is concerned for her and they are asking anyone who sees her to contact detectives from the 1st Police District.

Cindy Lane is just west of the Beltway, near the intersection of Seven Locks Road and River Road.

Photo via Montgomery County Police Department

by BethesdaNow.com — October 3, 2012 at 3:51 pm 1,092 0

UPDATE (9:45 a.m.): Police say that Gregory Burkart’s family located him alive and unharmed on Wednesday. The family notified police at approximately 6:15 p.m.

Montgomery County Police are searching for a missing Bethesda man who left his home early this morning without taking any of his personal belongings.

Police say Gregory Gerhart Burkart, 48, of the 5900 block of Melvern Dr. left his house around 4 a.m. today without taking his keys, wallet, ID or cell phone.

Police described family as concerned for his well-being.

Burkart is a white male, 5-foot-6 weighing approximately 140 pounds. He wears glasses and has brown balding hair.

He’s believed to be wearing a tan light-weight jacket, a white t-shirt, blue sweatpants and tan moccasin slippers.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about Burkart to contact the police at 301-279-8000.


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