Skip to main content

Concern for Missing Thirty-Two-Year-Old (LOCATED)

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Update: Zi Ayawoavi Eli Athiogbey has been located safe and unharmed. 


Gaithersburg, MD – Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 3rd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 32-year-old from White Oak.

Zi Ayawoavi Eli Athiogbey was last seen on Sunday, January 22, 2023, at approximately 4 p.m., in the 1500 block of December Dr.

Athiogbey is approximately 5-feet, 5-inches tall and weighs 140 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a green sweater, black shorts and glasses.

Police and family are concerned for her welfare.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Zi Ayawoavi Eli Athiogbey is asked to call the 3rd District Investigative Section at (240) 773-6870 or the police non-emergency number at (301) 279-8000 (24-hour line). Callers may remain anonymous.

Zi Ayawoavi Eli AthiogbeyZi Ayawoavi Eli Athiogbey (Original Image)

# # #

Release ID: 23-048
Media Contact: L.N.J.Ivey 
Categories: missing-person