Updated March 15, 2015: Police have confirmed that Douglas Swanson’s vehicle was pulled out of a pond. According to news reports, the vehicle was spotted by a road crew submerged in a pond and a body was located inside the vehicle. Douglas Swanson’s Mother has confirmed that it was the body of Douglas Swanson that had been found inside his SUV. Rest in Peace Douglas.
Douglas David Swanson Jr. was last seen December 14, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. Douglas David Swanson, Jr. was last seen leaving a friend’s party somewhere near Newton and Belfort Road on December 14th as he was en route to the beach. He reportedly got his 1996 White, Chevy Tahoe 4 door, 4 wheel drive, truck stuck in a ditch near the party, but a friend was able to pull his vehicle out. He continued on Newton Rd, according to the police report. No one has been in contact with him since. His wife and family say his phone is no longer working. Douglas is a Merchant Mariner and his wife is Active Duty with the US NAVY.
Douglas David Swanson, Jr. is a 28 year old male, 5 feet 9 inches tall, weighing in at 155 pounds. His build is categorized as average. Douglas David Swanson, Jr. has brown hair and brown eyes. Douglas David Swanson, Jr. has tattoos on both arms. His tattoos on his arms are two “mirror image” (reversed letters) on each arm. On the Right arm, the word “LIFE” and on the left arm, the word “Fast.” Douglas David Swanson, Jr. also has a large chest tattoo of an American eagle w spread wings, a sun and palm trees. on back “SWANNY”.
David was last seen driving his 1996 White, Chevy Tahoe 4 door, 4 wheel drive; scoop on hood. Florida License Tag # 031MPM. He was last seen wearing a white D&C (red lettering) T-shirt, blue jeans, and gray zippered hoodie.
A Facebook page has been set up for Douglas David Swanson Jr.: www.facebook.com/BringJrHome
A website has been set up for Douglas David Swanson: finddouglasswanson.com
If you have any information about the whereabouts of Douglas David Swanson Jr, Please contact the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office (Detective Richardson) at 904-630-0500 or 904-334-6797 Reference Case # 14-862937
Update March 15, 2015: A vehicle has been recovered and it has been confirmed that the vehicle does belong to Douglas David Swanson. An unidentified body has been located inside the vehicle.