Joseph Buckley

Joseph Buckley

UPDATE: Joseph Buckley and the missing 2004 Ford Taurus were located Thursday afternoon in Texas by Terrell Police. Buckley is deceased. Texas Rangers have launched an investigation into his death.  SCMPD notified next of kin in Savannah.


SAVANNAH, GA (January 7, 2015): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police ask the public’s help in locating a mental patient, missing since Monday.

Joseph Buckley, 25, was last seen at his residence on the 100 block of Strachan Avenue. He was driving a red 2004 Ford Taurus with Georgia tag  “QAP8516”.

Buckley is described as a white male, standing 5-7 and weighing 163 pounds. He has blonde hair and blue eyes. Buckley was last seen wearing  a two-toned light blue and dark blue long-sleeve shirt, with dark blue pants.

Buckley may pose a threat to himself or others. Anyone who sees him should avoid approaching him and call 911 immediately.

Persons with information on this case may also call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.