SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Wild 94.9 radio host Jeffrey Vandergrift, also known as “JV”, was reported missing by San Francisco police on Friday. Vandergrift, 54, has not been seen since leaving his home on the 200 block of King Street at 10 p.m. on Thursday night.
Police described Vandergrift as a white man who stands 6’0″, and 180 pounds. He has brown eyes and is bald. He has tattoos on his arms and above his right ear. He was last seen wearing black sweatpants.
Vandergrift is considered at-risk. Check above for an image of him.
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According to Wild 94.9’s website, Vandergrift is a native of Fremont. He formed his own morning show at 25, which would eventually become the highest-rated show in San Francisco history.
The radio station issued a statement on JV’s absence at 5:32 p.m. You can read it below.
“We are deeply concerned, as we know you are, that our own JV has been reported missing by the SFPD. We’re working closely with them and his wife, Natasha, who is also a dear friend and member of the WiLD 94.9 family. We are sending love, thoughts and prayers to JV and will share more information as we receive it.”
Vandergrift used to have a segment on the KRON4 morning news titled “Check-in With Wild 94.9’s JV.”
Anyone who sees Vandergrift is asked to call 9-1-1 and report his location and physical condition.