William Safirstein Kent
North American Missing Persons Network
William Safirstein Kent

Above Images: Kent

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: October 19, 2010 from Beaufort County, South Carolina
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: N/A
  • Age: 20
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics:Tattoo of wings on his back.
    He is described as having a lip that has a distinctive look of
    being swollen.
  • Clothing: Black and white Hawaiian-pattern swim trucks
  • Case Number:201010200443

  • Details of Disappearance
    William Kent of Asheville, NC was among a group of students from the Chestnut School of Herbal Medicine in North Carolina visiting the island during a field trip last week when a fellow student noticed he was missing. Kent's cell phone, wallet and bag were found by a sand dune toward the southern end of the island. The park staff, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources, the Coast Guard and the Beaufort Water Search and Rescue Squadron conducted daily searches along the beach, but the initial searches have since ended.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Beaufort County Sheriff
    Investigator J. Purdy

    Source Information
    Beaufort Gazette
    Beaufort County Sheriff's Office