|On the afternoon of February 5, 2022 Jesse Schaefer was reported as a missing person to the Kingsport Police Department. He has reportedly not been seen or heard from since January 17, 2022.
While there is no known reason to suspect foul play at this time, due to information shared with investigators regarding his personal history, there is cause to be concerned for his overall health and welfare.
Mr. Schaefer is a 39 year old white male adult with brown hair and blue eyes. He does not have a permanent residence, but was last known to be staying at the Super 8 Motel on Lynn Garden Drive and has been known to frequent Hunger First on East Center Street.
His photograph has been included in this release. Anyone who sees him or may possibly 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.
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