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Missing Sixteen-Year-Old from Gaithersburg (LOCATED)

For Immediate Release: Thursday, November 10, 2022

Update: Nijade Grant 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 Nijade Grant, a missing 16-year-old from Gaithersburg.  

Grant was last seen by family in the 900 block of Clopper Road at approximately 3 p.m., on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.  At approximately 10 p.m., that same day, Grant was seen at Union Station, in Washington D.C.  

Grant is 5-feet, 6-inches tall and weighs approximately 190 pounds. She has brown eyes and black hair. She was last seen wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and black leggings.  

Police and family are concerned for her welfare.  

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Nijade Grant 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: 22-543
Media Contact: CTDurham 
Categories: missing-person