Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Brian Butler was last seen on February 16, 2014. Butler’s friends reported him missing late Sunday, February 16 after they found his unoccupied vehicle parked along the side of Highway 1, south of the Tom Lantos Tunnels.
Butler spent most of his life on the Coastside and was known as a charismatic and friendly person, but friends say he was recently battling a severe depression. Brian worked from home doing Internet security sales for a company called FishNet Security.
Butler was known as a capable hiker who once journeyed from Half Moon Bay down to Santa Cruz on his own. Before he went missing, he mentioned repeatedly that he wanted to “go off the grid”. Butler left his cellphone at home.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
San Mateo County Sheriff's Office
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