Concern for Missing Bethesda Man

William Glen Carter III

Update: October 1, 2017 – William Glenn Carter III has been located safe and unharmed.

Detectives with the Montgomery County Police Department – 2nd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Bethesda man.

William Glen Carter III, age 40, was last seen by medical personnel this morning (September 29) at 11:00 a.m., when he left the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center located at 8901 Rockville Pike.

William Glen Carter III, is described as a white male who is 6-foot-tall and weighs 180 pounds.  He is believed to be operating a blue, 2012 Toyota Tundra pickup truck with South Carolina tags, LKD 217.  The Tundra has military stickers, a Path Finder sticker, and Pittsburgh Steelers stickers affixed to it.  There is also a Yamaha motorcycle in the bed of the truck.  The motorcycle is described as having orange, yellow, and blue flames on it.

Police and family members are concerned for Mr. Cater III’s emotional and physical welfare.

Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of William Glen Carter III, or the Toyota Tundra to call the Montgomery County Police Department’s non-emergency number, 301-279-8000.

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Detectives Investigate Death in Shopping Center Parking Lot

Detectives with the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division are investigating the death of a male victim who was found deceased inside of a vehicle in the parking lot of the White Flint Plaza shopping center located at 5110 Nicholson Lane in Kensington.

On Monday, September 25 at approximately 1:57 p.m., 2nd District officers and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to the shopping center for the report of a deceased person inside of a car in the parking lot near the Shoppers grocery store.  Responding officers located the vehicle and observed the victim deceased in the rear seat area of the car.

The victim’s body was transported to Baltimore where an autopsy was completed by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME).

On Wednesday, September 27, the victim was identified as Joseph Sylvester Ndyamukama, age 51, of an unconfirmed address.  Ndyamukama’s autopsy results are pending.  A further update will be provided once the OCME has determined Ndyamukama’s manner and cause of death.

Investigators have been unable to locate Ndyamukama’s next-of-kin and are asking for the public’s assistance in locating his family.

Anyone with information about this death investigation or the whereabouts of any of Joseph Sylvester Ndyamukama’s family members is urged to call the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070.  Callers may remain anonymous.

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Concern For Missing Bethesda Man

Michael Johnson

Update: September 28, 2017 – Michael Johnson has been located safe and unharmed.

Detectives from the 2nd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Bethesda man.

Michael Johnson, 62 years old, left his residence in the 5700 block of Grosvenor Lane in Bethesda at approximately 3:00 p.m. this afternoon.  Johnson is described as a white male, 5′ 10″ tall, and weighing 175 pounds. He has long, gray hair and brown eyes.  The clothing description is limited to blue shoes with orange laces and soles.  Johnson is familiar with public transportation and was located in a past event in St. Mary’s County.

Police and family are concerned for Johnson’s emotional and physical welfare. Anyone with information regarding Michael Johnson’s location is urged to call 9-1-1.
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Detectives Investigate Commercial Burglary in Bethesda; Surveillance Video Released

Suspect who committed a commercial burglary at the Woodmont Market Beer and Wine store

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 2nd District Investigative Section continue to investigate the September 17 commercial burglary of the Woodmont Market Beer and Wine store in Bethesda.  Today, detectives are releasing surveillance video of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help in identifying him.

On Sunday, September 17 at approximately 2:49 a.m., 2nd District officers responded to the Woodmont Market Beer and Wine store located at 8227 Woodmont Avenue for the report of a commercial burglary alarm at the business.  Responding officers discovered the front glass door to the business had been shattered and that entry was made into the business.

Investigators reviewed store video surveillance that showed the suspect used a wooden pole to shatter the glass to the front door and enter the business at approximately 2:36 a.m.  The suspect stole several bottles of wine and fled from the store.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect or has information about this burglary is asked to contact the 2nd District Investigative Section at 240-773-6710.  To be eligible for a reward, tipsters may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or enter a tip online. Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment of the suspects.  Tipsters will remain anonymous.

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Update: Victim Identified in Bethesda Area House Fire Death Investigation

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division, through a coordinated effort with Fire and Explosives investigators from the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service, and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME), have positively identified the victim who was located deceased at the scene of a September 10 house fire located in the 5200 block of Danbury Road.

The victim is being identified as Askia Khafra, age 21, of the 700 block of Wayne Avenue in Silver Spring.

Khafra’s autopsy results are pending.  A further update will be provided once the OCME has determined Khafra’s manner and cause of death.

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