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One week later, UMd. student still missing

Scherr was last seen Dec. 19 near the University of Maryland campus in College Park. (Courtesy Prince George\'s County police)

WASHINGTON – One week after he went missing, Prince George’s County police are hoping for a break in finding a missing 20-year-old student.

Police say David Johnathan Scherr was last seen Dec. 19 near the University of Maryland campus in College Park. He was wearing a purple Baltimore Ravens shirt and white plaid shorts.

Police say Scherr may be driving a black 2013 Ford Escape with Maryland tags 3AX4875.

Scherr is a University of Maryland student who suffers from depression and is in need of his medication, according to investigators.

Anyone with information about Scherr’s location is asked to call police at (301) 699-2601.

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