Update to June 11 Officer-Involved Shooting

Today, detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division met with members of the Howard County State’s Attorney’s Office (HCSAO) as the HCSAO will be conducting an independent review of the Montgomery County Police officer-involved shooting that occurred on Monday, June 11.

During this meeting, Major Crimes detectives and HCSAO members discussed the information that detectives have gathered and provided thus far to the HCSAO.

The release of body-worn camera footage to the public was discussed during this meeting. The HCSAO requested that the Police Department not release the footage at this time as such release could potentially have an adverse impact upon the HCSAO investigation and any possible judicial proceedings.  This issue will be reviewed again as this process furthers.

The report detailing the victim’s autopsy findings are not complete at this time.

The Police Department will continue to communicate and coordinate with the HCSAO.  As additional information becomes available, it will be released to the public.

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Update: Police Continue to Investigate Suspicious Death in Sandy Spring; Autopsy and Fire and Explosives Investigators Results Released; Reward Offered

Investigators from the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division and Fire and Explosives investigators from the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS) continue to conduct a joint investigation into the June 17, 2017 vehicle fire and suspicious death of Andrea Mion Hawvermale, age 56, of the 1300 block Excaliber Lane.

Today, detectives are releasing the following information:

  • The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) in Baltimore conducted an autopsy and ruled that Hawvermale’s death was caused by smoke inhalation and thermal injuries. The manner of her death remains pending.
  • MCFRS investigators determined that a non-accidental incendiary fire was the cause of the vehicle fire.

Investigators from the Major Crimes Division and MCFRS continue to investigate this vehicle fire and suspicious death.  Anyone with information in reference to this investigation is asked to call the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070. Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest in this case.

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Concern for Missing Burtonsville Man

Kevin Mark Evans

Update: Kevin Mark Evans has been located safe and unharmed.

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 3rd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Burtonsville man.

Kevin Mark Evans, age 61, of Serbian Lane, was last seen on Thursday, June 21, at approximately 4:00 p.m., in the area of the Bethesda Metro Station located at 7450 Wisconsin Avenue.  Evans is known to frequent the downtown Bethesda area.

Evans is described as a white male, 6 feet tall and weighing 130 pounds.  He has long blonde hair usually worn in a ponytail and blue eyes.  Evans was last seen wearing black pants and a black vest over a long sleeve white shirt.

Police and family are concerned for Evans’ welfare.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Kevin Mark Evans is asked to call the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (available 24 hours). Callers may remain anonymous.

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Concern for Missing White Oak Man

Fernando Nestorio

Update: June 25, 2018 11:03 a.m. – Fernando Nestorio has been located safe and unharmed.

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 4th District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing White Oak man.

Fernando Nestorio, age 37, of the 1600 block of Regeant Manor Court, has been reported as missing by his family.  Detectives believe that Nestorio is driving his gray, 2005 Honda Accord with Maryland tags: 89659CE.

Nestorio is described as a Hispanic male, 6′ 2″ tall and weighing 240 pounds.  He has brown hair, brown eyes, and a goatee.  Nestorio was last seen wearing a red, Portugal soccer jersey.

Police and family are concerned for Nestorio’s welfare.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Fernando Nestorio or his vehicle is asked to call the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (available 24 hours). Callers may remain anonymous.

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Concern for Missing Olney Woman

Rachel Elizabeth Munshour

Update: June 25, 2018 at 10:47 a.m. – Rachel Elizabeth Munshour has been located safe and unharmed.

Update: June 24, 2018 at 10:34 p.m. – Rachel Elizabeth Munshour was initially reported as having been located in Washington, D.C. However, MCP has been unable to confirm that information and continues to ask for the public’s help in locating her.

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 4th District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Olney woman.

Rachel Elizabeth Munshour, age 27, of Darnell Court, was last seen by family members when she left her residence at approximately 4 p.m. this afternoon driving her vehicle.  Her vehicle was later located unoccupied in Washington, D.C.

Munshour is described as a white female, 4′ 11″ tall and weighing 97 pounds.  She has brown hair, brown eyes, and was last seen wearing a white tank top, blue blouse, black leggings, and black sneakers.

Police and family are concerned for Munshour’s welfare.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Rachel Elizabeth Munshour is asked to call the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (available 24 hours). Callers may remain anonymous.

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