Concern for Missing Derwood Woman and Her Child

Tynisha Rashon Owens & Elijah Owens

Tynisha Rashon Owens & Elijah Owens

UPDATE: February 6, 2016: Tynisha and Elijah Owens have been located safe and unharmed in South Carolina.  Thank you to the public and media for sharing this missing person case.

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 6th District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Gaithersburg mother and her son.

Tynisha Rashon Owens, age 24, and her 11-month-old son, Elijah Owens, of the 6600 block of Garrett Road in Derwood, were last seen this morning at approximately 6:30 a.m. Tynisha Owens is described as a black female, 5’06” tall, 139 pounds, with black eyes and short black hair. Elijah Owens is described as a black male with black hair and brown eyes. Tynisha Owens was last seen wearing a navy colored pea coat and black UGG boots.

Tynisha Owens functions at a 14-year-old level and police and family are concerned for her welfare and welfare of her son.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Tynisha Owens and Elijah Owens is asked to call the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24 hour line).

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Concern for Missing Woman with Alzheimer’s

Nancy Eillen Strohmeyer

Nancy Eillen Strohmeyer

Detectives from the 5th District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing 66-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s.

Nancy Eillen Strohmeyer of the 13100 block of Millhaven Place in Germantown last had contact with a family member via phone yesterday at approximately 7:00 p.m. and has not been seen or heard from since that time.

Strohmeyer is described as a white female, 5′ 7″ tall, and weighing approximately 130 pounds. She has shoulder-length blonde hair and may currently be wearing a tan coat over a turquoise sweatshirt.

Strohmeyer is without her medication and police and family are concerned for her welfare. Officers are actively searching for Strohmeyer and have requested the assistance of a helicopter from the Maryland State Police to aid in the search.

Anyone with information regarding her whereabouts is asked to contact the Montgomery County Police Department at 301-279-8000.

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Update: Rockville Man Located

Frank Chang

Frank Chang

Update:  Frank Chang returned home earlier this morning.  He was unharmed.  Police and family thank residents and media for publicizing this case. 

Detectives from the 6th District Investigative Section are asking the public’s assistance in locating a missing Rockville man.

On February 3 at approximately 7:45 p.m., Frank Chang, 74 years old, left his place of employment at 8919 Shady Grove Court, in Gaithersburg.  After waiting for a period of time for his ride, Chang began walking.  Family and friends have not heard from him since that time but believe that he could be walking toward his Rockville home.

Frank Chang is described as an Asian male, 5’07’’, and weighing 145 pounds.  He has black hair, wears glasses, and may walk with a slight limp.  It is unknown what he was wearing when he walked away.  He has a history of minor strokes, memory loss, and is believed to be unfamiliar with public transportation.  Frank Chang went missing in July 2015 and was later found walking toward his home in the 4800 block of Powder House Drive, in Rockville.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Frank Chang is asked to call the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number, 301.279.8000

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Detectives Investigate Serious Collision in Rockville

MCPSealBestDetectives from the Montgomery County Police Department-Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU) are investigating a serious collision that occurred this afternoon in Rockville.

Today at approximately 2:31 p.m., 4th District officers and Fire&Rescue personnel responded to the 4300 block of Sunflower Drive for the report of a vehicle that struck a vehicle and a residential garage.

Preliminary investigation has revealed that a blue, 2003 Chevy Impala was traveling westbound on Hannans Way when for reasons still under investigation, the vehicle accelerated and drove onto the driveway of a home in the 4300 block of Sunflower Drive. The Impala struck an unoccupied vehicle in the driveway which forced both vehicles into the garage of the home.

The driver of the Impala is being identified as Earl Robert Toense, age 92, of the 15000 block of Hannans Way in Rockville. Toense was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.

Anyone who witnessed this collision or has information about this collision is asked to call the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.

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Damascus Area Woman Missing

Migdaila Von Strauss

Migdaila Von Strauss

UPDATE: February 2, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. – Migdaila Von Strauss has been located safe and unharmed.

Detectives from the 5th District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 48-year-old woman.

Migdaila Von Strauss from the 7500 block of Damascus Road in the Damascus area was last spoke to a family member via telephone early this morning.

Migdaila Von Strauss is described as a white female, approximately 5’7” tall, and weighing 120 pounds. She has medium-length brown hair and brown eyes. Von Strauss may be driving a 2008, black Range Rover with Maryland tags: 5BA8007.

Police and family are concerned for Von Strauss’ physical and emotional welfare.

Anyone with information regarding Mrs. Von Strauss’ whereabouts is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Department at 301-279-8000.

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