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Update: Missing Kingsport man found

Staff Report • Dec 16, 2019 at 12:57 PM

Update: Larry C. Fields has been located safe, according to a Tuesday afternoon news release from the Kingsport Police Department. He has been removed from N.C.I.C. and is no longer considered missing or endangered.


KINGSPORT — Kingsport police are asking for public input in locating a missing endangered man.

On the afternoon of Dec. 14, Larry C. Fields was reported missing to the Kingsport Police Department by a family member, who stated that he had not been seen since the evening of Dec. 9.

Due to medical issues and other factors shared with officers during their investigation, there is reasonable cause to be concerned for his safety and welfare, according to a news release.

Fields has been entered into the N.C.I.C. database as a missing/endangered person. He is a 36-year-old white male adult, with brown hair and hazel eyes. He is approximately 5 feet, 11 inches tall and weighs roughly 190 pounds.

He was last seen in the 100 block of West Wanola Avenue in Kingsport. At that time, he was wearing dark blue jeans, a yellow long-sleeve shirt and gray Nike shoes. Anyone who sees him, or who may know his current whereabouts, is asked to contact detectives in the KPD Criminal Investigations Division at (423) 229-9429 or call Kingsport Central Dispatch at (423) 246-9111.

Alternatively, if an individual who is able to supply information related to this or any other case wishes not to be identified, tips can be submitted anonymously via online “Citizen Feedback” forms available at the following link: https://www.kingsporttn.gov/city-services/police-department/contact-us.

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