Michael Boreshesky

Michael Boreshesky

The Suffolk County Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for a missing Terryville man who is diabetic and may be suicidal.

Michael Boreshesky, 71, of Superior Street, was last seen boarding the Port Jefferson Ferry at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 27.

Boreshesky is described as white, 5 feet 8 inches tall, approximately 140 pounds with brown eyes, blond hair and wears glasses.

At the time he boarded the ferry, he was wearing a black winter coat and black hat.

Anyone with information should call the Seventh Precinct at (631) 854-8600 or dial 911.

Silver Alert is a program implemented in Suffolk County that allows local law enforcement to share information with media outlets about individuals with special needs who have been reported missing.