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UPDATE (December 5, 2016  11:30 p.m.):

Teklehaimanot Woldemichael, the 73-year-old man missing from Towson, has returned home safe.

The Baltimore County Police Department thanks everyone who shared his information.

Original release (December 5, 2016  10:28 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are searching for a man missing from his Towson home.

Teklehaimanot Woldemichael is a 73-year-old African American man. He is 5’08”, 195 pounds, with brown eyes, receding gray hair, and a light beard. He was last seen wearing a dark jacket, dark pants, gold watch, and golfing cap.

Woldemichael was last seen today around 1 p.m. near his apartment in the 300 block of East Joppa Road 21286. He is familiar with the MTA system.

Woldemichael has mental and medical challenges. He has been missing on two previous occasions. He was once located in Dundalk and another time, he was found at the Inner Harbor.

Anyone with information on Teklehaimanot Woldemichael is asked to call the Towson Precinct at 410-887-2361.

Original release (October 17, 2016  11:11 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Crash Team is investigating after a deadly crash in Towson late Saturday night.

The preliminary crash investigation has indicated that at approximately 11:44 p.m., a 2002 Toyota Camry was traveling west-bound on Fairmount Avenue east of Towson Gate Drive. The vehicle struck the median and then a tree. The 23-year-old male driver was declared deceased at the scene. There were no other occupants in the vehicle.

The driver’s information will be released after notification of next-of-kin.

The crash investigation is expected to take several weeks.​

UPDATE (July 28, 2016  10:22 a.m.):

Teklehaimanot Woldemichael was found unharmed in Baltimore City.

The Baltimore County Police Department thanks everyone who shared his information.

Original release (July 28, 2016  10:27 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police Department is actively searching for 79-year-old Teklehaimanot Woldemichael, missing from his home in the 300 block of East Joppa Road in Towson since approximately 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday.  Mr. Woldemichael may be confused or disoriented and is believed to have left his home on foot in an unknown direction.

Mr. Woldemichael is a black male with gray hair and a receding hairline.  He is 5 foot 8 inches tall, 190 pounds, has brown eyes, a thin gray mustache, and he has a dark spot on his left cheek.  He was last seen wearing a collared shirt under a dark blue windbreaker, dark blue pants, black shoes and a golfer’s hat.  He does not have a cell phone but is believed to have his wallet and access to cash.

Anyone with information on Mr. Woldemichael’s whereabouts is asked to contact Baltimore County Police by calling 410-307-2020 or dial 911.


Revised September 27, 2016