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Case File: Emad Ali Ben-Mrad - 4821DMMD

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Emad Ali Ben-Mrad

  • Case Classification: Family Abduction
  • Missing Since: April 07, 2000
  • Location Last Seen: Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Maryland

    Physical Description
    ** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

  • Date of Birth: November 22, 1996
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 3 yrs old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height at Time of Disappearance: 3'0"
  • Weight at Time of Disappearance: 30 lbs
  • Hair Color: Brown (Short)
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Alias(s) / Nickname(s): None

  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Emad wears hearing aids in both ears; a "pit" in left ear and a scar on his chin

  • Dentals: Not Available
  • Fingerprints: Not Available
  • DNA: Not Available
    Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Green pants, tan top

  • Jewelry: None

  • Additional Personal Items: None

    Circumstances of Disappearance

    Emad was allegedly abducted by his father Mohamed Ben-Mrad.

    An FBI felony warrant for Kidnapping was issued for the abductor on April 13, 2000.

    They may have traveled to Tunisia.

    Actual Photo-Father
    Mohamed Ben-Mrad

    Investigating Agency(s)
    If you have any information about this case please contact;

  • Agency Name: Montgomery County Police Department
  • Agency Contact Person: Detective Karen Witherington
  • Agency Phone Number: 240-773-5400

  • Agency Name: Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Agency Contact Person: Special Agent Ray Young
  • Agency Phone Number: 410-265-8080


  • FBI Case Number: 7BA99092
  • Montgomery County Police Case Number: G00079955
  • NCMEC Case Number: 884431
  • NamUs Case Number: MP #19399

    Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • NCMEC


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    Case Added: 09.01.2014 - By: JudyR




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