Dennis Police - Senior Citizen is Missing

UPDATE: Mr. Sawyer has been located and is safe!
Johnny Sawyer, age 85, of South Dennis is missing along with his Dalmatian "Dasher" (DPD courtesy photo)

UPDATE AT 7:15 P.M. - Update to Missing Person Post: Mr. Johnny Sawyer and his dog have been located here on Cape Cod and are safe. He is presently being reunited with his family. Thanks to all of our FB followers who shared the information about Mr. Sawyer’s disappearance.

From the Dennis Police Department:


Johnny Sawyer, 85, missing out of South Dennis. Last seen at approximately 8:00 this morning. He is with his 100 lb Dalmatian “Dasher”. He operates a gray Mercury Mountaineer MA reg 34KS85.

The Dennis Police Department is attempting to locate a missing subject, Johnny Sawyer, age 85, who is missing from his residence in South Dennis. The last contact with Mr. Sawyer was at 8:00 am this morning.

Mr. Sawyer should be operating a gray Mercury Mountaineer bearing MA registration 34KS85 and should be accompanied by his 100 lb. Dalmatian named “Dasher”.

Johnny Sawyer is a white male, 5’3”, 160 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes. There is no information on a clothing description.

The Dennis Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Johnny Sawyer. Anyone who may see Mr. Sawyer or have information about him is asked to contact the Dennis Police Department at (508) 394-1315. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on