SJSO searching for missing St. Johns County man


Detectives with the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing St. Johns County man.

The individual has been identified as Michael Dennis Doherty. He is 67 years old, 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 300 pounds. He has gray hair and brown eyes. Doherty was reported to have last had contact with a family member on June 3.

The sheriff’s office was contacted after a family member received a concerning communication and believed he may be despondent. Doherty has been known to regularly travel both Duval and St. Johns counties, although his whereabouts are currently unknown. Doherty is believed to be in possession of his vehicle, which is described as a Blue 2007 Toyota Corolla (four door), bearing a Florida registration of Z07FNT.

Foul play is not suspected in his disappearance, at this time. Anyone with information leading to Doherty’s whereabouts is asked to contact the nearest local law enforcement agency with his location or Detective Jeremy Goldman at (904) 824-8304.