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Update: Body Found in Somerset Co. Identified as Missing Baltimore Man

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The body of 22-year-old Damon G. Jennings of Baltimore was found in this area in Somerset County, Md., on Thursday afternoon. (Photo: WBOC) The body of 22-year-old Damon G. Jennings of Baltimore was found in this area in Somerset County, Md., on Thursday afternoon. (Photo: WBOC)

EDEN, Md.- Maryland State Police homicide say a body found Thursday afternoon in a ditch along a road in Somerset County has been identified as a man from Baltimore who was reported missing earlier this month. 

Police identified the victim was 22-year-old Damon G. Jennings, of the 5200 block of Hill Well Road in Baltimore. His body has been taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore for an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death. 

Jennings' body was found shortly before 2 p.m. Thursday by a person walking along Backbone Road near Seatick Road, in Eden. Police said troopers observed trauma on the man's body and the MSP Homicide Unit was called to conduct an investigation. 

MS homicide estigators said they learned Jennings was reported missing to the Baltimore Police Department earlier this month.  He was last seen on the night of Oct. 15. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Princess Anne Barrack at (443) 260-3700.

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