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Keyword: missing child

UPDATE (December 29, 2017 8:51 a.m.):

Paola Molina Avila has been located and returned home safe and sound.

Original Release (December 7, 2017 11:13 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is searching for 16-year-old Paola Molina Avila, last seen on November 22, 2017 in the area of Parkville High School, 21234.

Paola is believed to be in the company of friends but has not made contact with her family. Police are concerned for her well being.

Anyone who has seen Paola or knows where she may be staying is asked to contact the Baltimore County Police Department at 410-307-2020 or Detective Duncan at 410-853-3646.

Police spent much of the night searching for two critical missing juveniles, Kamar Thompson (9) and Esai Jones (11). Kamar Thompson was located earlier this afternoon, but police are still searching for Esai Jones.

The boys were believed to be together when they were last seen around 8:30 p.m. last night in the 3800 block of Washington Avenue. Esai Jones, who resides in the 2700 block of Claybrooke Drive in Windsor Mill, is approximately 5’-10”, 150 pounds, with short brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and blue pants.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Esai Jones contact police by calling 9-1-1 or 410-307-2020.

This case is being investigated by the Baltimore County Police Crimes Against Children Unit.

UPDATE (December 12, 2017 11:17 a.m.):

Destinee Love has returned home alive and well.

Original Release (December 11, 2017 7:34 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 14-year-old girl from the Essex precinct. 

Destinee Love was last seen leaving Chesapeake High School in middle River around 10:30 a.m. after being suspended.  Destiny is approximately 5‘9“, 160 pounds, has brown hair and brown eyes.  She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a red hooded sweatshirt, and a black leather jacket. 

Anyone who may have information on Destinee’s whereabouts is asked to contact Police at 410-307-2020 or Precinct 11 at 410-887-0220.

Revised June 27, 2017