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UPDATE (January 14, 2017  11:42 p.m.):

Egbert Wright has been located and returned home safely. Thank you for your efforts in finding him.

Original Post (January 14, 2016  3:52 a.m.):

Police are searching for a missing man after he left his wife at a hospital yesterday but never returned home.

Egbert Wright, 82, of the 300 block of Contata Court in Reisterstown, 21136, left Greater Baltimore Medical Center yesterday around 6 p.m. and was expected to return home to his family after a stop at Aldi grocery store on Reisterstown Road, but he never did. 

Egbert Wright is a black male, 5'6, 180 lbs., with brown eyes, a mustache and a bald head. He may also be wearing glasses. He was last seen wearing a green coat and brown pants. 

Egbert Wright left GBMC in a silver 2016 Nissan Sentra with Maryland tag 4CS3186.

If you have any information on information on Egbert Wright's whereabouts you are asked to contact police at 410-307-2020.

Photo of Jash Gurung, missing 35-year-old man.Baltimore County Police are actively searching for a critical missing man who may be lost and disoriented.

Jash Gurung, a 35-year-old Asian man, was last seen exiting the Target store at 1330 Martin Boulevard in Essex at approximately 4:34 p.m. after becoming separated from his family members inside the store.  He is unfamiliar with the area and has no means for transportation.

Mr. Gurung has light brown skin, short black hair, brown eyes and a mustache. He is 5'2 and weighs 110 pounds. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a green shirt, a blue and white striped jacket, black shoes and a black baseball cap with an unknown type of white emblem. He was carrying a plastic Target bag when he exited the store. The attached photo is a still-shot from the Target surveillance camera as Mr. Gurung was leaving the store.

 Anyone who has seen Mr. Gurung or has information on his possible whereabouts is asked to contact the Baltimore County Police Department at 410-307-2020 or dial 9-1-1.

UPDATE (September 12, 2016  2:54 p.m.):

Detectives have determined a good address for Erika Shaffner.

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

Original release (September 3, 2016  11:12 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public's help in locating a woman from the Dundalk area.

Erika Nicole Shaffner, 28, of the 1800 block of East Avenue, 21222, has not contacted family since August 25, 2016. She is described as a white female, 28 years old, 5’4”, 110 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

Family is concerned for her safety and is asking anyone who has information as to the whereabouts of Erika Nicole Shaffner, to please call the Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020. 

Revised September 27, 2016