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Missing Derwood Man Found Deceased

For Immediate Release: Thursday, November 4, 2021

Gaithersburg, MD – Detectives from Montgomery County Department of Police – Major Crimes Division have identified the remains of an adult male as Daniel Daipong Wang, age 78 of Derwood. Wang was reported missing on October 31, 2021.  


On November 2, at approximately 12:30 p.m., officers from the Montgomery County Department of Police responded to Mill Creek Towne Park, located at 17401 Shady Grove Rd., to assist the Maryland-National Capital Park Police with a call for the found remains of an adult male. The decedent was identified as Daniel Daipong Wang. 


The preliminary investigation by detectives does not indicate any signs of foul play in the death of Wang.


Detectives ask anyone with information regarding Daniel Daipong Wang or this incident to call the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070.

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Release ID: 21-422
Media Contact: CC 
Categories: death-investigation