KPD e-News Release: K.P.D. Attempting to Locate Missing Boy (Update)

Kingsport Police Department

Dale Phipps, Chief of Police

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

SUBJECT: K.P.D. Attempting to Locate Missing Boy (Update)
DATE: May 18, 2022
CASE #: 22-009097
Update: Brandon Robert Schools has been located safe and is no longer considered a missing juvenile.

As previously released:

On the evening of May 16, 2022, Brandon Robert Schools (12 year old white male juvenile) was reported missing to the Kingsport Police Department. While foul play is not believed to be a factor, due to his minor age, Detectives are making every possible effort to locate him.

His photograph and detailed description are included with 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 Brandon Robert Schools
Age 12 Years of Age
Gender/Race Male/White


4 feet 11 inches

80 pounds

Hair/Eyes Black hair

Brown eyes

Other Description N/A
Residency Kingsport, TN
Possible Clothing Gray hooded sweatshirt


Last Known Location 1000 block of Yadkin Street

Kingsport, TN

Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit

423-229-9433 (Desk) • 423-343-9749 (FAX)


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