UPDATE: Early this afternoon a friend recognized the picture and the report and confirmed that the missing person, John O’Conner, was located alive and well.
Original Report: A south Maui man has been reported missing. His family and Maui Police are asking for the public’s help in locating John G. O’Conner. He was last seen last on January 4 – and reported missing Thursday, January 9 around 4:40 p.m. by his brother, James O’Conner – who is concerned about John’s well-being.
The missing man recently lost his job and his home. He owns a gray 2004 Honda sedan, HI license plate MRJ 008. He also owns a 1987 red Jaguar sedan, HI license plate LAL 669. The vehicles are also missing.
According to police, John O’Conner is known to frequent the Kihei/Wailea area. He is described as a large man – at 6′ 4″ tall, weighing about 275 pounds. He has reddish brown hair and brown eyes. He usually wears prescription glasses.
Anyone with information is asked to contact MPD Detective Jeffrey Mahoney at 808-270-6515 or MPD Dispatch at 808-24-6400. O’Conner is not considered a threat in any way. His family and the community are worried.