John Curtis Tensley

Above: Tensley, circa 1992


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 1992 from Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 40 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'10, 160 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. Tensley's nickname is Treebird. He has scars on his right wrist, his right leg and both arms. He had a full beard at the time of his disappearance.
  • Medical Conditions: Tensley is mildly mentally disabled.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Tensley spoke to his sister in Little Rock, Arkansas sometime in May 1992. He never contacted his relatives again and his current whereabouts are unknown. His case remains unsolved.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Little Rock Police Department


    Source Information
    Never Forgotten: Arkansas Takes Action


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated March 28, 2017; casefile added.

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