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Police Search For Missing Girl From Silver Spring

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Amber Brianna Anderson was last seen Thursday around 10 p.m. in Silver Spring.
Montgomery County Police Department
Amber Brianna Anderson was last seen Thursday around 10 p.m. in Silver Spring.

Amber Brianna Anderson was last seen Thursday night before she left her home on the 1200 block of Oak Leaf Drive. Detectives believe she may be traveling to Annapolis.

Police say Anderson has a medical condition that may require treatment.

Police are asking anyone may have information about Anderson to contact the Family Crimes Division or the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number at (301) 279-8000.


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