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Concern for Missing Kensington Man (LOCATED)

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Update: June 23, 2022 - Edfried "Hans" Gassner has been located safe and unharmed. 


Gaithersburg, MD – Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 2nd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Kensington man.  

Edfried “Hans” Gassner, age 83, was last seen Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at approximately 11:30 a.m., in the 11400 block of Rokeby Ave.  

Gassner is approximately 5-feet, 4-inches tall and weighs 140 pounds. He has blue eyes and is bald. He was last seen wearing a grey hat, a yellow and brown shirt and beige pants.  

Police and family are concerned for his welfare.  

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Edfried “Hans” Gassner, is asked to call the police non-emergency number at (301) 279-8000 (24-hour line) or the 2nd District Investigative Section at (240) 773-6710.


Edfried "Hans" GassnerEdfried "Hans" Gassner (Original Image)

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Release ID: 22-317
Media Contact: L.N.J.Ivey 
Categories: missing-person