Police Search for Missing Germantown Woman

UPDATE (Dec. 29, 8:27 a.m.): Fanny Rivera has returned home and is safe.

LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — A 60-year-old Germantown woman is missing and Montgomery County police are asking for the public’s help in locating her.

Fanny Rivera, of the 20800 block of Tall Forest Drive, was last seen leaving her home around 4 p.m. Saturday.

She is described as a 5-foot-5, 140-pound Hispanic woman. She was last seen wearing a red turtleneck under a black fleece jacket, blue jeans, white sneakers and a black hat.

Rivera suffers from aphasia, which affects her ability to communicate. She frequents the Milestone Shopping Center and regularly attends services at Mother Seton Church in Germantown.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call Montgomery County Police at 301-279-8000.


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