UPDATE 6:12 p.m.: LPPD would like to thank the caller who observed Seth. He has been located and is safe. We’d also like to thank our allied law enforcement partners at the Charles County Sheriff’s Office who join us in the search.


The La Plata Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Seth Irvin (pictured below). He was last seen in the area of Butternut Court in Clarks Run. Seth is autistic. Seth is described as being 17-years old, 6-02, 130 lbs., brown hair and brown eyes.

Seth was last seen wearing a blue sweatshirt. If you see Seth, please call 911 immediately!

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