John Calvin Ogle
Ogle, approximate photo date 1994
Missing since: 05/16/1994
Santa Cruz, California
Type of missing case: Lost/Injured Missing
Date of Birth: 11/17/1928 (91)
Age at time of disappearance: 65 years old
Height / Weight: 5'10, 165 pounds
Other characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, brown eyes.
Details at time of disappearance: Ogle was last seen fishing offshore from the municipal wharf in Santa Cruz, California on May 16, 1994. Conditions for fishing that day were poor: the water was choppy with waves three to four feet in height, and the wind exceeded 20 miles per hour.
Ogle has never been heard from again. Two boaters found his rented boat, a 12-foot yellow rowboat with an outboard motor, floating in Monterey Bay a mile and a half offshore. Searchers also found his life jacket and fishing tackle. Ogle is presumed to have drowned.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Department
Other information: California Attorney General's Office
The San Jose Mercury News
The Santa Cruz Sentinel
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated March 14, 2019 details of disappearance updated.