$1,000 reward now offered for information on missing Somerset Co. man

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – A $1,000 reward is now being offered for information leading to the location of a missing man in Somerset County.

27-year-old Dequan Fields was reported missing on January 12th after attempts by family to reach him were unsuccessful. A 2004 gold Dodge Durango belonging to Fields has been located at the Deal Island Wildlife Nature Preserve in Somerset County. Police say the vehicle’s exterior was covered in mud and there was blood found inside the vehicle.

Fields is considered missing under suspicious circumstances.

The vehicle has been processed by the Maryland State Police Forensic Science Division and initial and follow-up searches of the area have been conducted, utilizing assets from the Maryland Natural Resources Police and Maryland State Police.

Further investigation has revealed that the vehicle associated with Fields was operated on Deal Island Road and the surrounding areas between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. on January 10th.

Investigators are asking area residents who may have surveillance footage to review the footage and contact investigators should they observe Fields or his vehicle during the previously mentioned timeframe.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Maryland State Police Princess Anne Barrack at 443-260-3700 or Crime Solvers at 410-548-1776. Callers may remain anonymous.

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