Missing Juvenile Runaway - News Release


City of Takoma Park Police Department

● 7500 Maple Avenue ● Takoma Park, Md 20912


For more information contact:

Public Information Officer (PIO)

Catherine Plevy, 301-891-7142 or 240-338-2901


February 24, 2014 (9:33 am)



Detectives from the Takoma Park Police Department are investigating the disappearance of a missing Takoma Park juvenile runaway. Diana Velasquez was last seen by a friend in Chillum, Maryland, on February 17, 2014, at 11:00 pm.

Anyone who has information about Diana Velasquez's whereabouts is asked to contact the Takoma Park Police Department at 301-270-1100 and refer to case #14008475.


** A photograph of Diana Velasquez is attached to this News Release.**


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