Body found in parked car identified as missing teen


MONTGOMERY CO. – A 19-year-old man was found dead inside a vehicle in a parking lot at a Germantown shopping center Friday, police say.

That teen has been identified by police as Nicholas McGinnis, from Middletown, Maryland, who had been missing for a week.

Police were called to the 20900 block of Frederick Road for the report of a suspicious situation involving a parked vehicle.

That’s when officers found McGinnis dead inside his car.

Autopsy results are pending, but police say there were no visible signs of trauma to McGinnis’ body.

McGinnis was reported missing on June 4. The death investigation continues.