Shasta County Sheriff – Update on Missing Person Alert


The missing person notification for Shasta County resident Ernie Glynn has been cancelled. We are sorry to report that Mr. Glynn was located deceased as a result of an apparent motorcycle crash. Inquiries regarding the crash should be directed to the Trinity River Area office of the California Highway Patrol.


On Monday, October 4th, 2021 at 1800 hours, family called to report Ernie Glynn as a missing person. Glynn was in contact with family on Friday, 10/01/2021 and no one has seen nor spoken to Glynn since.
When family checked on him at his residence on Saturday, 10/02/2021, his house keys were still in the door. Glynn’s truck was in the driveway, but his Harley Davidson was gone. A neighbor advised he saw Glynn leave that morning on his motorcycle and did not see him return.
Glynn usually tells his family where he is going, and it is unlike him to leave on his motorcycle for more than a few hours. Glynn has a heart condition and a pacemaker. His motorcycle is a dark burnt orange color, with hard shelled saddle bags, California plate number 20M6422
Glynn’s cell phone last pinged in Trinity County on Highway 3 in between Long Canyon Road and Bowerman Ridge Road on 10/02/2021 at 1229 hours.
If you have any information please contact the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office 530-245-6000 or Shascom 245-6540.