Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police- Special Victims Investigations Division (SVID) are asking for the public’s help to locating a missing juvenile from the Silver Spring area.
Jessie Felder age 16, of the 1900 block of East-West Highway in Silver Spring, was last seen leaving his residence on November 19 at 7:30 a.m.
Jessie Felder is approximately 5’ 11” tall, weighing 140 pounds, with brown eyes and short cropped brown hair.
Investigators believe that Felder may be in the area of downtown Bethesda or downtown Silver Spring.
The Police Department and family are concerned for Jessie Felder’s welfare. Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Special Victims Division at 240-773-5400 or the police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24-hour line).
Detectives from the Montgomery County Police-6th District are investigating the commercial burglary and vandalism of the Oakwood Apartment Building located at 9890 Washingtonian Boulevard in Gaithersburg. Today, detectives are releasing surveillance video of the male suspect and are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying him.
The investigation determined that on November 15 at approximately 12:09 a.m., the suspect entered the vestibule of the apartment building and forced entry into the lobby via the secured front door. Once inside, the suspect forced entry into a storage room and pushed over a washer and dryer. The suspect also caused damage to an interior wall of the building.
Investigators are asking anyone with information regarding this suspect to call the 6th District Investigative Section at 240-773-5770. 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 and/or indictment for this crime.
Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police-1st District are investigating a residential burglary and thefts from vehicles that occurred on November 13 in the Derwood area and are believed to have been committed by the same suspect. Detectives are releasing surveillance photos of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help in identifying him.
The investigation determined that on November 13 between the hours of midnight and 6:00 a.m., an unknown suspect committed the following crimes:
7100 block of Needwood Road: suspect entered the garage through an unlocked door and rummaged through the vehicle in the garage; nothing was taken.
7200 block of Deer Lake Lane: suspect entered two vehicles parked in the driveway; nothing was taken.
16200 block of Deer Lake Road: suspect entered the residence via an unlocked rear door and removed a purse from the residence. The suspect attempted to withdraw money using a credit card taken from the purse at a nearby bank.
Anyone who has information about these crimes or the suspect involved is asked to contact the 1st District Investigative Section at 240-773-6084. 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 may remain anonymous.
UPDATE: Wilson Herrera has been located safe and sound as of 11/26 at 9:37 p.m.
Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 6th District Investigative Section are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing Gaithersburg man.
Wilson Herrera, age 57, is described as a Hispanic male, 5’05” tall, and weighing approximately 230 pounds. He has black hair, brown eyes, and was last seen wearing black pants, a black shirt with Martin Luther King Jr. on it, and a black and gray jacket. Herrera was not wearing shoes when he was last observed.
Herrera was last seen in the area of Contour Road in Gaithersburg on today’s date. He suffers from several physical ailments and does not have his required medication with him.
Police and family are concerned for Herrera’s physical and mental well-being.
Anyone who has information regarding Wilson Herrera’s whereabouts is asked to call the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number, 301-279-8000 (available 24/7).
Officers from the 4th District have arrested and charged a 16-year-old male juvenile from Washington, D.C. for committing a series of commercial burglaries that occurred in Wheaton between November 13 and November 21.
On November 13, at approximately 2:52 a.m., officers responded for a burglar alarm at the Lindsay Ford, located at 11250 Veirs Mill Road. Surveillance video showed the suspect breaking a glass door and entering the showroom. The suspect stole a Mercedes vehicle that belonged to the business.
On November 13, at approximately 2:53 a.m., officers responded for a burglar alarm at the Target, located at 11160 Veirs Mill Road. The same suspect is seen on surveillance video breaking the glass door and entering the business. Once inside, the suspect was not able to gain entry beyond a second door and fled.
On November 21 at approximately 2:56 a.m., officers responded to a burglar alarm at Lindsay Ford, located at 11180 Veirs Mill Road. The suspect from the previous burglaries is seen on surveillance video breaking the glass door and entering the business.
On November 21, at approximately 3:10 a.m., Officer Santos of the 4th District, was on patrol when he heard an alarm going off at the Dicks Sporting Goods, located at 11160 Veirs Mill Road. Responding officers discovered a broken store window at the business.
On November 21, at approximately 4:05 a.m., officers patrolling the downtown Wheaton area observe a subject matching the suspect description in both the Lindsay Ford and Dicks Sporting Goods burglaries. The suspect was subsequently arrested by the officers.
The suspect, a 16-year-old juvenile male from Washington, D.C., was arrested and charged with burglary and auto theft related offenses. The Maryland Department of Juvenile Services declined to place the juvenile suspect in custody. The juvenile was turned over to Montgomery County Juvenile Services.