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

Kingsport Police Department

David Quillin, Chief of Police

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

SUBJECT: Kingsport Police Attempting to Locate Missing/Endangered Man
DATE: July 28, 2020
CASE #: 20-015250
Ronald D. Hammonds was recently reported missing to the Kingsport Police Department by a family member. No one has reportedly seen or heard from him since late April 2020.

Based upon his unexplained and extended disappearance, coupled with concerning factors in his personal and medical history, he has been classified as missing and endangered. He has been entered into the NCIC database accordingly.

A photograph and description have been included in this release. Anyone who sees him or who otherwise 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 Ronald D. Hammonds
Age 60 Years of Age
Gender/Race Male/White


5 feet 10 inches

190 pounds

Hair/Eyes Gray or Graying Hair

Blue Eyes

Residency Homeless

Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit

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


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