Silver Alert Issued for Missing Aspen Hill Area Woman

Nancy Nixon

UPDATE: Nancy Nixon was located safe and unharmed.  MCP thanks the public and media outlets for their assistance in publicizing this case.

The Montgomery County Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Aspen Hill area woman who has dementia.  A Silver Alert has been activated for Nancy Johnson Nixon, age 81, of Homecrest Road in the Aspen Hill area.

Nancy Nixon was last seen today at approximately 2:00 p.m. at her residence.  Nixon is described as a white female, 5’7″ tall, weighs approximately 170 pounds, with blue eyes and white hair.  She wears glasses.

Nixon was driving a maroon, 2001 Honda Accord (four-door sedan) with Maryland tag: 5995DA and displaying a green bumper sticker.

Anyone with information regarding Nancy Nixon’s whereabouts or anyone who sees her vehicle is asked to call 9-1-1.

Concern for Missing Silver Spring Area Teenager

Hilmer Anibal Espino

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department –  Special Victims Investigations Division are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing teenager from the Woodside area of Silver Spring.

Hilmer Anibal Espino, age 16, of the 8800 block of Lanier Drive, has been reported missing by his family.  Espino is described as a Hispanic male, 5′ 6” tall, and weighing 130 pounds.  He has black hair and brown eyes.  Espino has tattoos of the cartoon character Snoopy on his chest and the word “Estella” on his left arm.

Police and family are concerned for Hilmer’s welfare.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Hilmer Anibal Espino is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Special Victims Investigations Division at 240-773-5400 or the police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000.

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Concern for Missing Rockville Area Man

Philip Richard Horner

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police – 1st District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing Rockville area man.

Philip Richard Horner, age 62, who resides at the Montgomery County Men’s Emergency Shelter located at 600 East Gude Drive has been reported missing by shelter staff.

Horner is described as a white male, 5’ 9” tall and weighing approximately 145 pounds.  He is balding with brown and gray hair and has brown eyes.  Horner is known to frequent the Rockville Town Center area.

Horner does not have his prescribed medication with him and police and family members are concerned for his emotional and physical well-being.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Philip Richard Horner 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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Detectives Seek Public’s Help to Locate Missing Autistic Woman from Gaithersburg

Soraya Pharah Mascall

Update – February 22, 2017: Soraya Pharah Mascall has been located safe and unharmed.

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Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 6th District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing autistic woman.

Soraya Pharah Mascall, age 22, of Rideout Court, was last seen by friends when she left a Courthouse Square address in Rockville on foot at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Friday, February 17.  She last spoke on the phone with her mother at approximately 4:00 p.m. this afternoon but did not provide her location.  Ms. Mascall has high-functioning autism and is familiar with public transportation.

Soraya Pharah Mascall is described as an African American female, 5’5” tall, and weighing 190 pounds.  She has black hair and brown eyes.  Ms. Mascall was last seen wearing a red jacket over a blue polo shirt with the Montgomery County Maryland logo on it, and khaki pants.

Police and family members are concerned for Ms. Mascall’s physical welfare.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Soraya Pharah Mascall is asked dial 9-1-1 or 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 81-Year-Old Woman with Alzheimer’s

Shoamamash Hailesus

UPDATE, February 21,2017: Shoamamash Hailesus has been located safe and unharmed and has been reunited with family.


Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing 81-year-old Silver Spring woman with Alzheimer’s.

Shoamamash Hailesus was last seen at her residence in the 9400 block of Curran Road in Silver Spring today at approximately 3:00 p.m.  Hailesus does not speak English – she speaks Amharic.  Hailesus does not have access to a vehicle and is not familiar with public transportation.

Hailesus is an Ethiopian female, 5’0” tall, and weighing approximately 100 pounds.  She was last seen wearing a white headscarf, a red, floral-print, floor-length dress, and black pants.

Anyone with information in reference to the whereabouts of Shoamamash Hailesus is asked to immediately call 9-1-1.