CCSO SEEKING PUBLIC’S HELP LOCATING MISSING MAN: The Charles County Sheriff’s Office has activated a silver alert and is seeking the public’s help in locating Matthew Horace Mason, 79, of White Plains. Mason was last seen on Sunday, November 19 at approximately 3:45 p.m. in the area of Desert Rose Court in White Plains. Mason is described as a black male, 5’7”, 170 pounds, with brown eyes, white hair, and glasses. He drives a 2010 burgundy Ford Taurus with Maryland registration 7AC5251. According to family, Mason has dementia. Anyone with information is asked to call the Charles County Sheriff’s Office at (301) 932-2222.

Charles County Crime Solvers offers rewards of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest or indictment of a person responsible for a crime in Charles County. Anyone with information about an unsolved crime or the location of a fugitive may contact Charles County Crime Solvers by calling 1-866-411-TIPS. All individuals who provide tips through Crime Solvers will remain anonymous. Learn more at the CCSO’s website.

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