On Thursday, July 29, the Scotland County Sheriff’s Office, the Bladen County Sheriff’s Office and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation searched multiple areas in Scotland County, attempting to locate a missing Bladen County man. The search consisted of ground searches, K-9 searches, and the assistance of aerial drones.
On March 25, 2021, the family of Brandon Carl Wayne McDonald of Clarkton reported him missing to the Bladen County Sheriff’s Office. McDonald’s vehicle, a 2003 Ford F-150 truck, was found wrecked in Fayetteville. Information gathered during the investigation leads authorities to believe McDonald was last seen in Scotland County.
The family of McDonald has offered a reward of $10,000 to anyone with information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons believed to be involved in McDonald’s disappearance.
Anyone with information in the case is asked to contact law enforcement at the numbers listed below:
Scotland County Sheriff’s Office – (910) 276-3385
Bladen County Sheriff’s Office – (910) 862-6960
State Bureau of Investigations – 1-800-334-3000