Home Most Wanted Kidnappings & Missing Persons AUSTIN BENNETT TICE

Damascus, Syria
August 13, 2012

AUSTIN BENNETT TICE

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Photograph taken in May 2012 Photograph taken in July 2012 Photograph taken in August 2012

DESCRIPTION

Date(s) of Birth Used:

August 11, 1981

Place of Birth:

Plano, Texas

Height:

187 cm (6'2")

Weight:

88 kg (195 pounds)

Build:

Medium

Occupation:

Freelance photo journalist

Hair:

Brown

Eyes:

Brown

Sex:

Male

Race:

White

Citizenship:

United States

Language:

English

Scars and Marks:

Austin has a scar below his left nipple and a metal plate in his jaw. Austin has the following tattoos: an Eagle on the left side of his back; a tribal band on his left arm from his shoulder to his mid-bicep; and a barbed wire band on his right arm.

THE DETAILS

Austin Bennett Tice was kidnapped in Damascus, Syria on August 13, 2012. Austin was a freelance journalist and photographer for a variety of news organizations including CBS, The Washington Post, and The McClatchy Company. Austin was kidnapped while reporting in Daraya, a Damascus suburb.

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