KPD e-News Release: K.P.D. Requesting Tips to Help Locate Missing Juvenile (Update)

Kingsport Police Department

David Quillin, Chief of Police

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

SUBJECT: K.P.D. Requesting Tips to Help Locate Missing Juvenile (Update)
DATE: January 3, 2020
CASE #: 19-030218
Update: Asia M. Dukes has been found safe and is no longer considered a missing juvenile.

As previously released:

On the morning of December 26, 2019, Asia M. Dukes was reported missing to the Kingsport Police Department by her mother, who advised that she had not seen her since the previous evening.

Asia is a 17 year old black female juvenile. She is approximately 5 feet 1 inch in height and weighs roughly 160 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes. At the time of last contact, she was wearing a light blue hooded sweatshirt, jeans with holes in them, and snakeskin shoes. Her photograph is included in this release.

While foul play is not suspected, due to her minor age, Detectives are requesting citizen input to help find her. Anyone who sees her or knows her current whereabouts is asked to contact 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 Asia M. Dukes
Age 17 Years of Age
Gender/Race Female/Black


5 feet 1 inch

160 pounds

Hair/Eyes Black Hair

Brown Eyes

Residency Kingsport, TN
Last Known Clothing Description Light Blue Hooded Sweatshirt

Jeans with Holes in Them

Snakeskin Shoes

Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit

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


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