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

Kingsport Police Department

Dale Phipps, Chief of Police

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

SUBJECT: K.P.D. Attempting to Locate Missing Man (Update)
DATE: April 13, 2023
CASE #: 23-007287
Update: Tyler Nash Barry has been located safe and is no longer considered a missing person.

As previously released:

On the evening of April 11, 2023, Tyler Nash Barry (30 year old, white male, adult of Kingsport), was reported missing to the Kingsport Police Department by a family member. He was last seen the previous day at a hotel in the 800 block of Lynn Garden Drive in Kingsport.

While there is no known reason to suspect foul play at this time, due to personal history information shared with investigators, coupled with his unexplained and out of character disappearance, he has been entered into the NCIC database as missing and endangered.

His description and photograph are included below. Anyone who sees him, or who may know his possible 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 Tyler Nash Barry
Age 30 Years of Age
Gender/Race Male/White


5 feet 8 inches

135 pounds

Hair/Eyes Brown hair

Hazel eyes

Other Description N/A
Residency Kingsport, TN
Possible Clothing Unknown
Last Known Location 800 block of Lynn Garden Drive

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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