Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 3rd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s help in locating a wanted suspect: Damien Jared Fox, Jr., age 16, of an unconfirmed address.
Detectives have obtained a warrant for Fox’s arrest for the February 26 shooting of a 17-year-old male victim that occurred in the 13900 block of Old Columbia Pike in Burtonsville. The warrant charges Fox with first-degree assault, armed robbery, and the use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
On Monday, February 26 at approximately 8:50 a.m., 3rd District officers responded to the Burtonsville Volunteer Fire Station located at 13900 Old Columbia Pike for the report of a 17-year-old male who walked into the fire station and reported that he had been shot. The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The investigation by detectives determined that the victim, a student at Paint Branch High school had been at the high school, located at 14121 Old Columbia Pike. At some point in the morning, the victim left the school and went to visit friends who were outside of a residence in the 13900 block of Old Columbia Pike. Fox, whom the victim knew, was also outside of that residence. Fox repeatedly demanded the victim’s cell phone, the victim did not give him his phone. The victim began walking back to the school when he heard a gunshot and realized that Fox had shot him. The victim’s friends walked him to the Burtonsville Volunteer Fire Station located at 13900 Old Columbia Pike to seek medical treatment for his gunshot wound. Fox fled the area prior to police arriving.
Damien Jared Fox, Jr. is described as an African American male who is 5’7” tall and weighs 150 pounds. He has black hair, brown eyes, and braces on his teeth.
Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Damien Jared Fox Jr. to please call the Montgomery County Police Department’s non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 or to contact the 3rd District Investigative Section at 240-773-6870. Tipsters who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).
**Note: a photo for Fox is not available due to his age**
Jose Guilermo Molina-Arevelo
Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division are asking for the public’s help in locating a wanted subject: Jose Guilermo Molina-Arevelo (also known as “Malandro”), age 24, with a last known address of 11200 block of Valley View Avenue in Kensington.
Detectives have obtained a warrant for Molina-Arevelo’s arrest, charging him with two counts of attempted armed robbery and two counts of conspiracy to commit armed robbery. Investigators determined that Molina-Arevelo participated in the November 3 attempted armed robbery of the Cash Depot store located at 11246 Georgia Avenue in Wheaton.
Jose Guilermo-Molina Arevelo is described as a Hispanic male who is 5’4” tall and weighs 140 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Molina-Arevelo may have an eyebrow ring and earrings in both ears. He is known to frequent the Home Depot store located at 14000 Georgia Avenue in Aspen Hill. Investigators have determined that Molina-Arevelo is a known MS-13 gang member.
Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Jose Guilermo Molina-Arevelo to please call the Montgomery County Police Department’s non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 or to contact the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5100. Tipsters who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).
Update (March 9, 2018) : Patrick McGinty was located deceased. There is no indication of foul play involved in his death.
Detectives from the 2nd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Bethesda man.
Patrick James McGinty, age 23, of Southwick Street in Bethesda, was last seen yesterday (March 7) at approximately 2:00 p.m. at his residence. Family members have been unable to contact him since that time.
McGinty is described as a Caucasian male, 6’ 3” tall and weighing 180 pounds. He has brown hair, brown eyes, and facial hair.
McGinty may be driving a silver, 2010 Subaru Forester with Maryland tags: 2CG2474.
Police and friends are concerned for McGinty’s physical and emotional welfare.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Patrick James McGinty is asked to call the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (available 24 hours). Callers may remain anonymous.
Patrick James McGinty
Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 1st District Investigative Section continue to investigate the February 25 commercial burglary of the National Tire & Battery (NTB) store located at 15609 Frederick Road in Derwood. Today, investigators are releasing a surveillance photograph of the suspects and are asking for the public’s help to identify them.
On February 26 at approximately 1:23 p.m., 1st District officers responded to the National Tire and Battery store for the report of a burglary that had just been discovered by an employee. Officers obtained surveillance photographs from a nearby business and determined that the two suspects forced entry into a storage structure on the National Tire and Battery property at approximately 11:30 a.m. on February 25. The suspects stole tires from the structure and fled the area in blue pickup truck.
Investigators are asking residents to look at the enlarged details of the suspects’ truck in the surveillance photograph. Anyone with information regarding the suspects is asked to call the 1st 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 that leads to an arrest in this case.
Suspects and vehicle involved in a Derwood commercial burglary