Police Responded to Collision on Wayne Avenue in Silver Spring; Incident Now Being Investigated as Auto Theft

Detectives from the Central Auto Theft Section are investigating an auto theft that occurred earlier today in Silver Spring.

On Thursday, October 31, 2019, at approximately 7:18 a.m., 3rd District officers responded to the area of the 300 block of Wayne Avenue for the report of a vehicle collision. When officers arrived, they found a 1999 Subaru Impreza SW and a 2016 Honda Pilot involved in a collision. Officers located a juvenile male suffering from traumatic injuries in the Subaru, who was transported to a local hospital in serious condition. The Subaru was subsequently reported stolen.

Four additional victims from the other vehicle were also transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The initial assessment by Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service indicated that the male’s injuries could have been the result of a shooting. After a medical examination at a local hospital, it was determined that all injuries were as a result of the traffic collision.

This remains an active and ongoing investigation. Detectives urge anyone with information to call the Central Auto Theft Section at 240-773-6370. Those who wish to remain anonymous 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 for this crime.

 

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Detectives Investigating Burglary of Store in Silver Spring; Surveillance Video of Suspects Released

Suspects who committed a burglary at the Noon Store in Silver Spring.

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police-3rd District Investigative Section are investigating a burglary of a business in Silver Spring. The Department is releasing video surveillance and photographs of the two suspects and are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact investigators.

 

On October 18 at approximately 1:49 a.m., the Emergency Communications Center (911) received a call that the glass front door to the Noon Store located at 7902 Georgia Avenue had been shattered.  Officers responded and discovered that the business had been burglarized.

 

The investigation determined that at approximately 12:42 a.m. on October 18, two suspects broke the front glass door and entered the establishment. Approximately three minutes later, the suspects exited the business with stolen items and fled on foot.

 

Investigators are asking anyone with information regarding the suspects to call the 3rd District Investigative Section at 240-773-6084. 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.

 

Update: Suspect Charged in Two Rockville Bank Robberies

Detectives from the Major Crimes Division arrested and charged Asa Wilson Brown, age 34, of the 2300 block McAuliffe Drive in Rockville, for the two bank robberies that occurred this month in Rockville.

On October 9, the suspect entered the Old Line Bank located at 1801 Rockville Pike and passed a note announcing the robbery. The suspect implied that he was armed with a weapon and demanded cash. After obtaining undisclosed amount of currency, the suspect fled the area riding a bicycle.

On October 15, the suspect entered the Congressional Bank located at 1700 Rockville Pike passed a note announcing the robbery. The suspect again implied he was armed with a weapon as he demanded cash.

During the investigation, the detectives identified Asa Wilson Brown as the suspect and determined that he committed both robberies. On October 26th, Brown was arrested on the strength of a Montgomery County warrant with two counts of Armed Robbery and two counts of Theft. He is currently being held without bond.

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Police Seek Public’s Assistance in Locating Missing Germantown Woman (LOCATED)

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Matilda Wilson

UPDATE: October 18, 2019 @ 12:50pm – Matilda Wilson has been located safe and unharmed.

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 5th District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Germantown woman.

Matilda Wilson, age 73, is described as a black female, standing at 5’6″ tall, and weighing approximately 150 pounds.  She has brown/burgundy hair and brown eyes.  Wilson was last seen by family members today around 4:00 am in the 20400 blocks of Apple Harvest Circle in Germantown.  She was wearing a tan robe, black pants, and black dance slippers.  Wilson suffers from dementia.

Police and family are concerned for Wilson’s welfare.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Matilda Wilson 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 Rockville Woman (LOCATED)

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Deborah Anne Celmer

10-20-2019

UPDATE:  Deborah Anne Celmer has been located safe and unharmed.

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Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 2nd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Rockville woman.

Deborah Anne Celmer, age 41, is described as an Asian female, standing 5’3″ tall, and weighing approximately 150 pounds.  She has black hair and brown eyes.  Celmer was last seen by family members on October 12 at 11:00 pm.

Celmer was reported missing on October 14 by family members who were concerned for her welfare since she had not shown up at work for several days.

Celmer may be operating a blue 2003 Toyota Camry with Maryland tags: 9CN5716.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Deborah Anne Celmer 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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