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UPDATE (June 30, 2017 12:48 p.m.):

Missing woman, Elaine Newton, has been located unharmed. BCoPD thanks all who shared her information in the effort to locate her quickly and safe. Great teamwork!

Original Release (June 30, 2017 11:45 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are actively searching the Woodlawn area at this time for a critical missing woman.

Elaine Dorsey Newton was last seen at her home in the 1700 block of Newcastle Road near Fairbrook Road around 8 a.m. She suffers from a medical condition that may cause her to become confused or appear disoriented. Elaine Newton is 74-years-old, is a light skinned black female, approximately 5'04" and 170 pounds. She may be wearing pajamas or a pink top, and may have curlers in her hair.

Anyone who thinks they may have seen Elaine Newton this morning or who may have information on her whereabouts is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020 or dial 9-1-1.

UPDATE (June 27, 2017 10:15 p.m.):

Shirley Benny has been located unharmed and safely returned to her home. Baltimore County thanks all who shared her information in the effort to find this woman.

Original Release (June 27, 2017 11:03 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are actively searching for a missing woman with severe dementia and need the public's help to find her safe.

Shirley Benny (76) was last seen more than three hours ago in the 6100 block of Marglenn Avenue in Precinct 9 - White Marsh. She is approximately 5'0", 90 pounds, with gray shoulder length hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black short-sleeved shirt with multicolored trees printed on the front, blue jeans and gray shoes. She may also be wearing a long-sleeved button-down shirt of an unknown color, as well.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020 or by dialing 9-1-1.

UPDATE (May 10, 2017 9:20 p.m.):

Michelle Miller and Donte Farago have been located.

The Baltimore County Police Department thanks you for your assistance.

Original Release (May 10, 2017 9:04 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are seeking your assistance tonight in locating Michelle Miller (40) and Donte Andrea Farago (46). Michelle Miller has not been since since May 9, 2017 at 1:02 a.m.

It is believed that Michelle Miller was taken against her will by Donte Farago. Farago is known to operate a tan Ford Freestyle with Maryland registration 5CR0368. Both of these individuals are known to frequent the Towson, Parkville & Cockeysville areas of Baltimore County, as well as the Northern District of Baltimore City.

Police are concerned about Michelle Miller's well being and actively searching for her tonight. If you have seen either Michelle Miller or Donte Farago, or have any additional information to provide, please contact police immediately at 410-307-2020.​

Revised June 27, 2017