Lloyd William Chamberlain IV
Chamberlain, approximate photo date 2016
Missing since: 02/14/2016
Merritt Island, Florida
Type of missing case: Lost/Injured Missing
Date of Birth: 02/25/1978 (42)
Age at time of disappearance: 37 years old
Height / Weight: 5'10, 160 pounds
Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: A lime-green turtleneck, a gray t-shirt, light-colored jeans, black boots, and a white overall fishing bib with a green jacket and a hat.
Other characteristics: Caucasian male. Gray hair, hazel eyes. Chamberlain wears prescription eyeglasses. His nickname is Lloydie. He had a red beard at the time of his disappearance.
Details at time of disappearance: Chamberlain was last seen in Merritt Island, Florida on February 14, 2016. He was a commercial fisherman and left Port Canaveral at 10:30 a.m. in his seventeen-foot SeaPro center console boat. He was supposed to be back by dusk. When he didn't return, his family went to Port Canaveral and found his black 2009 Chevrolet pickup truck and boat trailer in the parking lot. They reported him missing.
Chamberlain's cellular phone last pinged at 11:32 p.m. he was approximately two and a half nautical miles offshore from Indian Harbor Beach, Florida at the time. The Coast Guard sent out a search and rescue boat and found Chamberlain's boat, unoccupied, at 12:20 a.m. the next day. It was along the shoreline of Indian Harbor Beach, a few miles northwest of where his phone had pinged. The phone was found on board.
An extensive search, covering 5,000 miles, turned up no other sign of Chamberlain. He is presumed lost at sea.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Brevard County Sheriff's Office
Other information: Florida Department of Law Enforcement
The Orlando Sentinel
Lloyd Chamberlain's Facebook Page
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated April 19, 2018