Investigators continue to search for missing person...


According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, investigators continue to investigate the disappearance of Joseph Allen Downey.  The family of Downey, age 38 of the Mt. Weisner community, reported Downey as missing and was last seen on February 19th, 2016 in the area of his residence. 

If you have any information related to this case, please contact the Sheriff’s Office at 256-927-3365 or the tip line at 256-927-9999.  You may also submit information to the Sheriff’s Office on our website at

 Joseph Allen Downey