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Elkton Police Charge Man in Murder of 2 Missing Men

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ELKTON, Md. (AP) - Elkton police have charged a man with the murder of two teenagers who disappeared over the summer.

Police say 30-year-old Donald Ray Bennett of Elkton has been charged with first- and second-degree murder in connection with the disappearance and deaths of 19-year-old Ricardo Eugene Levenberry and 16-year-old Jesse Grant Veasey. Both teens were last seen on Aug. 14 getting into a blue Chevrolet driven by a heavy-set white man. Investigators say they believe the driver was Bennett.

Police say they have evidence that links Bennett to the teens' deaths even though their bodies have not been recovered.

Bennett has a lengthy criminal record that includes burglary, weapons possession and reckless endangerment charges.


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