North American Missing Persons Network
Joseph Paul D'Aquisto Sr.

Above Images: D'Aquisto, circa 2002

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 11, 2002 from Asheville, North Carolina
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: August 29, 1941
  • Age: 60
  • Height: 5'11"
  • Weight: 150 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black/Gray
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Balding.
  • AKA: "Joe"
  • NCIC Number: M-113865021
  • Case Number: 02301975

  • Details of Disappearance
    Joseph D'Aquisto disappeared from his home in Asheville, NC on Friday, January 11th 2002. He drove off in his truck and has not been seen since. His vehicle was found in the parking lot of the La Quinta Inn in Kingsport, Tennessee. The police have not found any records that indicate he stayed at the La Quinta Inn, or used local airport, train station, or bus station.

    Joe left behind his personal effects, even his beloved camera. He is an avid photographer and takes his camera with him everywhere. He is not an impulsive man, and is very responsible.

    Joe is considered to be involuntarily missing.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Buncombe County Sheriff's Department
    Sgt. Donny Cole
    (828) 250-4446

    Source Information
    Buncombe County Sheriff's Department