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Concern for Missing Silver Spring Man

For Immediate Release: Thursday, February 2, 2017

UPDATE - February 7, 2017, 11:23 am - Michael Craig Wilder has been located safe and unharmed.  Thank you to everyone who shared this missing person case.


Detectives from the 3rd District Investigative Section are asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing Silver Spring man.

Michael Craig Wilder, age 53, was last seen at his residence, an assisted living facility located at 8301 Barron Street in Silver Spring, today at approximately 11:00 a.m.  Residents are permitted to come and go, however, Wilder did not tell staff where he was going and is in need of medication that he does not have with him.

Wilder does not have access to a vehicle and is not familiar with public transportation.

Wilder is described as a white male, 5' 6" tall, and weighing 170 pounds.  He has graying hair and graying facial hair.  He was last seen wearing a red winter hat, a dark colored denim jacket, black jeans, and dark colored shoes.

Police and family are concerned for Wilder's welfare.  Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Michael Craig Wilder is asked to contact police at 301.279.8000.


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Release ID: 17-029
Media Contact: mcpnews 
Categories: missing-person, uncategorized