KPD e-News Release: Police Request Citizens to Be on the Lookout for Missing/Endangered Woman

Kingsport Police Department

David Quillin, Chief of Police

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

SUBJECT: Police Request Citizens to Be on the Lookout for Missing/Endangered Woman
DATE: September 24, 2019
CASE #: 19-022370
On the afternoon of September 24, 2019, Louise P. McCracken was reported as a missing/endangered person to the Kingsport Police Department. Ms. McCracken has dementia. She is a 79 year old white female adult. She is approximately 5 feet 5 inches tall, weighs roughly 179 pounds, and has short brown hair and brown eyes.

Photos of Ms. McCracken are included with this release. She was most recently known to be wearing a white shirt with red stripes, blue jeans, and sandals. She was last seen on this date at 10:45 AM walking in the area of Brookside Pharmacy, located at 1901 Brookside Drive in Kingsport.

While she was last known to be on foot, it is also possible that she was picked up by her adult daughter, Marcella Devane, in a white, early 2000s model, GMC Jimmy sport utility vehicle.

Anyone who sees her or who may know her current whereabouts is asked to make every possible effort to keep her in sight and promptly call Kingsport Central Dispatch at 423-246-9111.

Name Louise P. McCracken
Age 79 Years of Age
Gender/Race Female/White


5 feet 5 inches

179 pounds



Brown hair

Brown eyes

Residency Blountville, TN
Last Known Clothing White shirt with red stripes

Blue jeans


Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit

423-229-9433 (Desk) • 423-224-2786 (FAX)


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