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Concern for Missing 17-Year-Old Teenager (LOCATED)

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Update: June 21, 2022 - Tonja Jones has been located safe and unharmed. 


Gaithersburg, MD – Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – Special Victims Investigations Division (SVID) are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile female from Germantown.     

On Wednesday, June 8, 2022, at approximately 10:30 p.m., Tonja Jones, age 17, was last seen at her residence in the 8900 block of Center Way Rd.  


Tonja is 5-feet, 4-inches tall and weighs approximately 200 pounds. She has brown eyes and orange hair. She was last seen wearing eyeglasses, a black t-shirt, black shorts and black Crocs. 

Police and family are concerned for her welfare.       

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Tonja Jones is asked to call the police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24-hour line) or the Special Victims Investigations Division at 240-773-5400. Callers may remain anonymous.   

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Release ID: 22-300
Media Contact: CC 
Categories: missing-person