05/09/2019 Updated Release from Fluvanna County Sheriff's Office:

Mr. Johnson was located when he returned to his place of employment today. There was no reported criminality is his temporary disappearance and the Sheriff’s Office is no longer investigating the matter.

05/07/2019 Release from Fluvanna County Sheriff's Office:

(PALMYRA, VA) - The Fluvanna County Sheriff's Office is attempting to locate Richard Johnson, white male, age 40 of Scottsville, VA.

Johnson was reported missing by his wife. He was last seen on May 06, 2019 at 4 a.m. driving his wife's red 1998 Honda CRV, Virginia registration VZT9943, reportedly going to employment related training in Harrisonburg, Virginia. His wife last spoke to him by phone at 9 a.m. on May 06, 2019.

Investigation has not been able to corroborate that Johnson had employment related training in Harrisonburg on May 06, 2019. Johnson failed to report to work in Charlottesville today, May 07, 2019.

At this point it is unknown what happened to Johnson. If you have any information as to the location of Richard Johnson, please contact the Fluvanna County Sheriff’s Office at 434-589-8211.