Concern for Missing Gaithersburg Woman

Jacquelyn Melinda Roebuck-King

Update: August 7, 2017 at 6:45 p.m. – Jacquelyn Melinda Roebuck-King has been located safe and unharmed.  The police and family thank 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 woman.

Jacquelyn Melinda Roebuck-King, age 36, was last seen by family members at approximately noon on Saturday, August 5 when they took her to the Starbucks coffee shop located at 18240 Flower Hill Way.  Family members reported that they returned to the Starbucks at approximately 6:00 p.m. that evening to pick up Roebuck-King but she was no longer at the coffee shop.  Jacquelyn Melinda Roebuck-King is described as a white female, approximately 5’4” tall and weighing 130 pounds. She has brown eyes and brown hair.

Police and family are concerned for Roebuck-King’s physical and emotional welfare as she is without her medication.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Jacquelyn Melinda Roebuck-King is urged to call the 24-hour police non-emergency line at 301-279-8000.

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MCP Sobriety Checkpoint Tonight – Always Choose a Sober Driver

The Montgomery County Police Department is again reminding motorists to have a plan, drive responsibly, and choose a sober driver.

Tonight, August 4, officers from the Montgomery County Police Department, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, the Maryland State Police, the Gaithersburg Police Department, the Rockville City Police Department, and the Maryland Transportation Authority Police will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint.

This enforcement is a component of the Department’s continuing effort to curb impaired driving and underage drinking.

The exact location of the checkpoint will not be disclosed in advance.

What: Sobriety Checkpoint

Where: Undisclosed Location

When: Tonight – Friday, August 4 (beginning at approximately 10:00 p.m.)

**The media is encouraged to attend.  Please contact the Public Information Office at 240-773-5030 (option 4) for more information.**

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Detectives Investigate North Bethesda Bank Robbery; Surveillance Video Released

Suspect who committed a bank robbery in North Bethesda

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division continue to investigate the July 28 bank robbery that occurred at a Wells Fargo Bank in North Bethesda.  Today, detectives are releasing surveillance video of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help in identifying him.

On Friday, July 28 at approximately 5:10 p.m., 2nd District officers responded to the Wells Fargo Bank located at 10305 Westlake Drive for the report of a bank robbery.  The investigation by detectives revealed that the suspect entered the bank and approached a teller.  The suspect displayed a note to the teller that implied that he had a weapon and that demanded money.  The suspect obtained an undisclosed amount of cash and fled from the bank.  The suspect was last seen on foot southbound on Westlake Drive toward Democracy Boulevard.

Anyone with information about the suspect or this bank robbery is asked to contact the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5100.  To be eligible for a reward, tipsters 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 the arrest and/or indictment of this suspect.  Tipsters will remain anonymous.

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Surveillance video of North Bethesda bank robbery suspect

 

Concern for Missing 82-Year-Old Man with Dementia

Fred Jackson Hubbard

Update: August 4, 2017 – Fred Jackson Hubbard has been located safe and unharmed and reunited with family.  The police and family thank the public and media for sharing this missing person case.

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 3rd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing Silver Spring man with dementia.

Fred Jackson Hubbard, age 82, from Washington, D.C., but who is staying with family members at the Homewood Suites by Hilton located at 8728 Colesville Road, was last seen by family members at approximately 12:30 p.m. this afternoon when he left the Homewood Suites lobby on foot. Family reported him as missing when he did not return.  Mr. Hubbard does not drive and is not familiar with public transportation.

Mr. Hubbard is described as an African American male, 5’ 6” tall, and weighing 100 pounds. He has gray hair, brown eyes, and a gray beard. He was last seen wearing a red, plaid shirt; black cargo shorts, white socks, and tan slippers.

Due to Mr. Hubbard’s dementia, police and family are concerned for his welfare.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Fred Jackson Hubbard is urged to call 9-1-1 or the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000.

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Detectives Investigate Commercial Armed Robbery in Silver Spring; Surveillance Video Released

Suspect who committed an armed robbery at the Moorenko’s Ice Cream shop

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division continue to investigate the July 31 armed robbery of the Moorenko’s Ice Cream shop in Silver Spring.  Today, investigators are releasing surveillance video of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help in identifying him.

On Monday, July 31 at approximately 9:50 p.m., 3rd District officers responded to the Moorenko’s Ice Cream shop located at 8030 Georgia Avenue for the report of an armed robbery that had just occurred.

The investigation by detectives revealed that the suspect entered the shop, displayed a handgun, and confronted a clerk who was working behind the counter. The suspect demanded cash from the register.  The clerk complied with the suspect’s demands.  The suspect placed the money into his pants pocket and fled from the store on foot.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect or this armed robbery is asked to call the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5100.  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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Surveillance video of armed robbery suspect