Fred TIA
Character information
Name(s): Fred
Hair: Brown
Nationality: American-Canadian
Occupation: Mounted Police officer
Status: Alive
Behind the scenes
First Appearance: Tintin in America
Last Appearance: Tintin in America

Fred is an American-Canadian Mounted Police officer stationed somewhere near Red Dog City in the Mid-West United States.


He and his partner wrongly arrest Tintin for robbing the Old West Bank. Tintin was suspected after the real thief, a Mexican named Pedro Ramirez, who switched shoes with Tintin while he was sleeping. Fred followed the footprints which then led him to Tintin instead. However, Tintin escapes.