Dane Chandler Williams, also known as “Downtown Dane” for his ubiquitous presence in downtown Huntington Beach, was found dead in San Diego. He was in town on a company trip, having worked as an intern for Hurley since October. His body was found wrapped in a blanket in an alley in Chollas Creek.
Williams was last seen at Sixth and K streets leaving the Hard Rock Cafe around 2 a.m. Saturday, according to San Diego police Sgt. Garry Collins. If anyone has any information about his final hours please contact the San Diego Police at (619) 531-2000.
MySpace and Facebook pages have been set up in Dane's honor. A MySpace for a DaneWilliams, 23, in Huntington Beach, describes him as being “at work” and lists his mood as “stoked.” May he forever be so.