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Concern for Missing Wheaton Area Teenager (LOCATED)

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 21, 2021

Update: January 27, 2021 - Natalie Rivera has been located safe and unharmed. 


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

Natalie Rivera, age 14, was last seen by family at her Gleason Street home at approximately 7:30 p.m. yesterday evening (Wednesday, January 20).

Rivera is approximately 5’3” tall and weighs 120 pounds.  She has brown eyes and dyed orange hair. Rivera was last seen wearing black sweatpants and a brown hooded sweatshirt.

Police and family are concerned for Rivera’s welfare.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Natalie Rivera is asked to call the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24hrs). Callers may remain anonymous.

Natalie RiveraNatalie Rivera (Original Image)

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Release ID: 21-035
Media Contact: Officer Rick Goodale 
Categories: missing-person