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MISSING: Cinthia Paola Sabillon-Juarez, 13, Silver Spring


SILVER SPRING, Md. (WUSA9) -- Montgomery County Police Department is searching for a missing 13-year-old girl from Silver Spring, Md.

Police said Cinthia Paola Sabillon-Juarez, 13, was last seen leaving her home located in the 7900 block of Garland Avenue on July 17.

According to authorities, she is described as a Hispanic teen, 5 feet tall and weighs around 92 pounds. She has brown eyes and brown hair.

Police said, she has a scar on her right ankle. She was last seen wearing a blue shirt and blue jeans, authorities said.

Her family and authorities are concerned for her welfare, police said.

Man shot and killed by police in Montgomery County bank


SILVER SPRING, Md. (WUSA9) -- A man was shot and killed in a Montgomery County bank on Tuesday afternoon, police said.

It happened around 11:54 a.m. at the Capital One Bank located at 8740 Arliss St., police said.

"Officers encountered an adult male inside the bank behaving erratically. The suspect failed to respond to officers' instructions, displayed a knife and threatened the safety of the officers. The suspect was shot by a Montgomery County Police Officer," police said in a news release.

Donovan Dayton, 54, of Silver Spring, was shot in the torso, police said. He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police say the found two knives at the scene.

"As is standard procedure, the two involved 3rd District officers have been placed on paid administrative leave during the course of the investigation."

7 people injured in ambulance accident


SILVER SPRING, Md. (WUSA9) -- Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Department responded to an ambulance accident in Silver Spring, Monday evening that left seven people injured.

According to authorities, the crash happened at the intersection of Georgia Avenue and Hathaway Drive. An ambulance, a Nissan sedan and a Toyota pickup truck were involved in the accident, authorities said.

Authorities said, the ambulance involved was from a private company.


Missing 62-year-old man from Silver Spring found dead


UPDATE: Police say a missing 62-year-old Silver Spring man was found dead on Friday. According to authorities, no foul play is suspected in his death.

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SILVER SPRING, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police in Montgomery County are seeking the public's help in locating a missing 62-year-old from Silver Spring.

John William Vere, Jr., of the 1200 block of Palermo Drive, was last seen at 8:30 a.m. on July 17 at his residence, police say. He is described as a white male, 5'10" tall, and weighing 190 pounds. He has gray hair and wears glasses.

Police and family are concerned for Mr. Vere's emotional and physical well-being.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Mr. Vere is asked to call the 3rd District Investigative Section at 240.773.6870 or the police non-emergency number at 301.279.8000.


Woman arrested for stabbing man with screw driver


LAUREL, Md. (WUSA9) -- Maryland State Police have arrested a woman who they say stabbed a man multiple times with a screw driver.

It happened on Sunday, July 20 around 1:35 p.m. at a 7-Eleven located at 9250 New Hampshire Avenue in Silver Spring, police said. They say the victim, a 46-year-old man from Greenbelt, and the suspect, 45-year-old Elsa Torres, also from Greenbelt, were traveling southbound on I-95 at Route 198 in Laurel when an argument began.

Police say it escalated to the point that Torres stabbed the victim several times with a screwdriver. The victim then drove to the 7-Eleven where he requested medical assistance and was transported to a local hospital.

Torres is charged with carrying a dangerous weapon, 1st and 2nd degree assault.


4 injured in accident on I-495 near Bethesda

4 injured in accident on I-495 near Bethesda


BETHESDA, Md. (WUSA 9) -- Two Metrobus passengers are claiming injuries after the bus was involved in an accident on the Beltway Friday afternoon.

Authorities say that the Metrobus was involved in an accident with a passenger vehicle near the Old Georgetown Road exit on I-495.

Authorities report that two of the passengers in the involved vehicle are also claiming injuries.


Holy Cross Hospital hazmat


SILVER SPRING, Md. (WUSA9) -- Hazmat crews are at Holy Cross Hospital where a chemical odor is affecting some workers.

Montgomery County fire officials say a five gallon container with a chemical was removed Wednesday night but may have left a residual smell.

Hazmat crews are working to determine and locate the origin of the smell.

Some workers were evaluated on scene. There were no serious injuries.