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Concern for Missing Wheaton Area Teenager (LOCATED)

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 16, 2020

UPDATED 1/18/2020 @ 2:30 pm

Hayde Sarai Torres Cruz has been located safe and unharmed.


Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – Special Victims Investigations Division are asking the public for help in locating a missing teenage female from the Wheaton area.

Hayde Sarai Torres Cruz, age 16, was last seen by family at approximately 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 7, when she left her McMahon Road home on foot.

Hayde Sarai Torres Cruz is approximately 5-foot-tall and weighs 115 pounds. She has black hair (usually worn in two ponytails) and brown eyes.

Police and family are concerned for Hayde Sarai Torres Cruz’s welfare.

Anyone who has information regarding the whereabouts of Hayde Sarai Torres Cruz is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Special Victims Investigations Division at 240-773-5400 or the police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24 hours).

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Release ID: 20-030
Media Contact: Rick Goodale 
Categories: missing-person