UPDATED: Aug. 25, 2014 2:21 p.m.
LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — Elkton Police say they are searching for two teenagers who have disappeared under “suspicious circumstances” within 18 hours of each other.
The missing teenagers are 19-year-old Ricardo Eugene Levenberry and 16-year-old Jesse Grant Veasey.
Levenberry had been riding his bicycle near a park on Cow Lane in Hollingsworth Manor between 11 a.m. and noon on Aug. 19. A dark-colored vehicle pulled up to Levenberry and he abandoned his bicycle and got in the vehicle.
The vehicle was occupied by a heavyset white male and a white female. Levenberry’s phone was shut off by unknown means around the time frame he was last seen.
Levenberry is described as a 5-foot-10 black male weighing about 155 pounds. He was last seen wearing grey sweatpants, a purple Armani Exchange shirt that had the letters “AE” on the front and green shoes.
Veasey was last seen Aug. 18 between the hours of 4-8 p.m. He is described as a 5-foot-7 white male weighing about 130 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.
Both cases are believed to be related to one another, according to police. Both incidents involved each teenager last being seen getting into a dark-colored vehicle with a heavyset white male and a white female 18 hours apart in the same neighborhood.
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $5,000 to anyone who has information that will help locate Levenberry and Veasey.
If you have any information that may help locate Levenberry and Veasey is asked to contact the FBI Baltimore Division at 410-265-8080 or the Elkton Police Department at 410-398-4200.
Information will be updated as details become available.
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