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Case File: Saniago Hamiez Benitez - 4799DMMD

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Saniago Hamiez Benitez

  • Case Classification: Missing
  • Missing Since: October 6, 2001
  • Location Last Seen: Potomac, Montgomery County, Maryland
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

  • Date of Birth: Unknown
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 25 years
  • Race: Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Height at Time of Disappearance: 6' 1
  • Weight at Time of Disappearance: 190 lbs
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Alias(s) / Nickname(s): Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Tattoos: "Santiago Benitez" his name across chest and back. Three dragons on his left leg.
  • Dentals: Not available
  • Fingerprints: Not available
  • DNA: Not available
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Unknown
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Circumstances of Disappearance

    Benitez resided in Potomac, Maryland. He spoke to his family members on October 6, 2001 and said he was planning to visit a friend in New York. He was never heard from again. He never arrived at his friend's house as expected. His family says it is uncharacteristic of Benitez to leave without warning. He was driving his silver 1999 Mercedes CLK340 with Maryland license plates JWN 591 at the time of his disappearance. Be was reported as a missing person on February 5, 2002. His vehicle was discovered abandoned near Route 108 and Tucker Lane at approximately 9:45 a.m. on Ju4, 2002. The car was parked near the Montgomery County - Howard County, Maryland line.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Montgomery County Police Department
  • Agency Contact Person: Major Crimes Division - Cold Case Squad
  • Agency Phone Number: 240-773-5086

  • Agency Case Number: Unknown
  • NCIC Case Number: Unknown
  • NamUs Case Number: MP #Unknown
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • Maryland Missing

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    Case Added: 2/8/15; Case Verified: 2/8/15 - By: BR / Webmaster

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