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Concern for Missing Olney Area Man

For Immediate Release: Saturday, September 23, 2017

UPDATE: 9/24/17, 4:00 a.m. - Mr. Peterson has been located safe and unharmed.  Thank you to everyone who shared this missing person case.


Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department- 4th District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Olney area man.

John Svend Roche Peterson, age 25, of the 16700 block of Cashell Road, was last seen on foot in the area of the 16600 block of Cutlass Drive at approximately 5:30 p.m. today. Peterson is described as a white male, approximately 5’09? tall and weighs approximately 140 pounds. He has blue eyes and brown hair.

Police and family are concerned for Peterson's physical and emotional welfare.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of John Svend Roche Peterson is asked to call the 24-hour police non-emergency line at 301-279-8000.


John Svend Roche PetersonJohn Svend Roche Peterson (Original Image)

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Release ID: 17-294
Media Contact: mcpnews 
Categories: missing-person