KPD e-News Release: Kingsport Police Attempting to Locate Missing Florida Man

Kingsport Police Department

David Quillin, Chief of Police

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

SUBJECT: Kingsport Police Attempting to Locate Missing Florida Man
DATE: November 27, 2019
CASE #: 19-027848
On November 26, 2019 John Coulter of Bradley, Florida was reported missing to the Kingsport Police Department by his wife. His wife told Officers that two days earlier, on November 24th at approximately 2:00 PM, she and her husband were in Kingsport and were at the East Stone Commons Shopping Center, located at 2003 North Eastman Road. She said that at some point, Mr. Coulter walked away toward the Kingsport Greenbelt trailhead located behind the shopping center. He reportedly has not been seen or heard from since.

Mr. Coulter is a 48 year old white male adult. He is 6 feet 2 inches tall, with a thin build and long gray hair. He was last known to be wearing a camouflage jacket and camouflage pants. According to his wife, he has a history of past medical issues, but was otherwise healthy at the time of his unexplained disappearance.

A photograph of Mr. Coulter has been included in this release. Anyone who sees him, or who may know his current whereabouts, is asked to contact Detectives in the K.P.D. 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:

Name John Coulter
Age 48 Years of Age
Gender/Race Male/White


6 feet 2 inches

Thin build

Hair Long Gray Hair
Residency Bradley, Florida
Last Known Clothing Camouflage Jacket

Camouflage Pants

Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit

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


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