Police search for missing D.C.-area woman

by Ellen Killoran

Rachel Bright vanished on Friday

A 27-year-old woman from the Washington D.C. area has been missing since this past Friday.

According to NBC Washington, Prince George’s County Police are seeking the public’s help in locating Rachel Bright, who was last seen on February 11 on theĀ 800 block of Cedar Heights Drive in Seat, Pleasant, Maryland, just over the Washington D.C. border.

Bright is reportedly 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighs approximately 175 lbs. She has dark brown hair and brown eyes and was wearing a blue shirt and blue jeans when she was last seen.

Anyone with information is urged to call Prince George’s County Police at 301-772-4911.


Photo: Prince George’s County Police

Ellen is a seasoned journalist and former media & entertainment reporter with a taste for true crime. Formerly a senior editor at IBTimes, her work has appeared in Forbes, Rolling Stone, Maxim, NYMag, Indiewire, and more. She co-produced the HBO documentary "Youth Knows No Pain" and appeared in a documentary series that aired alongside the Lifetime movie "Manson's Lost Girls."