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Concern for Missing Damascus Teenager (LOCATED)

For Immediate Release: Monday, August 1, 2022

Update: August 2, 2022 - Jacob Maxim Loethen 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 15-year-old from Damascus. 

Jacob Maxim Loethen was last seen on Friday, July 29, 2022, in the 27200 block of Ridge Rd. 

Loethen is approximately 5-feet, 1-inch tall and weighs 90 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing black rimmed glasses, a grey ‘NASA’ T-shirt, red shorts and royal blue tennis shoes. 


Police and family are concerned for his welfare. 

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Jacob Maxim Loethen 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. 

Jacob Maxim LoethenJacob Maxim Loethen (Original Image)

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Release ID: 22-389
Media Contact: CC 
Categories: missing-person