Missing Person

Conewango Township man last seen Saturday

A Conewango Township man has been declared missing.

Sven Blumquist was last seen at approximately 1 a.m. Saturday, July 6, according to Conewango Township Police Chief Jason Peters.

“New York State Police, Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, and New York Forest Rangers are assisting by searching the Sherman, N.Y., area where Sven was last seen,” Peters said.

Blumquist attended the Blue Heron Music Festival in Sherman this weekend.

Peters said that Blumquist was last seen wearing a red zip-up hoodie, blue jeans and a bandana.

“Sven was to have returned home on Sunday,” Peters said. “Family and friends are actively searching as well.”

Peters said that Blumquist was listed as a missing person by his department and entered into the FBI’s National Crime Information Center because he is a township resident

Anyone with information is asked to contact New York State Police at (716) 665-3114 or Conewango police at 726-0725.