List of Disappeared episodes

This is a list of episodes of Disappeared, a television program broadcast on the Investigation Discovery network that documents missing persons cases. The program was first aired in December 2009, with subsequent series shown through 2013, and then resumed in 2016 after a three-year hiatus.

Series overviewEdit

Season Episodes[a] Season premiere Season finale
1 13 December 10, 2009 (2009-12-10) April 5, 2010 (2010-04-05)
2 13 October 4, 2010 (2010-10-04) December 27, 2010 (2010-12-27)
3 13 January 3, 2011 (2011-01-03) March 28, 2011 (2011-03-28)
4 14 April 4, 2011 (2011-04-04) January 2, 2012 (2012-01-02)
5 17 January 9, 2012 (2012-01-09) April 30, 2012 (2012-04-30)
6 15 November 19, 2012 (2012-11-19) April 4, 2013 (2013-04-04)
Specials 4 May 26, 2014 (2014-05-26) April 12, 2015 (2015-04-12)
7 10 April 11, 2016 (2016-04-11) June 6, 2016 (2016-06-06)
8 13 March 26, 2017 (2017-03-26) June 26, 2017 (2017-06-26)
9 13 March 16, 2018 (2018-03-16) June 24, 2018 (2018-06-24)


EpisodesEdit

  • Note: Episode subjects who are still actively missing are linked to their profiles at The Charley Project, a missing persons database. For persons subsequently found alive or deceased, names of subjects are linked to reliable news sources regarding their disappearance and discovery.

Season 1 (2009–2010)Edit

No.
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No. in
season
TitlePerson(s) missingDate and locationOutcomeOriginal air date
11"The End of Innocence"Brandi Ellen WellsAugust 3, 2006 in Longview, TexasStill missingDecember 10, 2009 (2009-12-10)
22"A Mother's Secret"Paige BirgfeldJune 28, 2007 in Mesa County, ColoradoFound deceased after broadcast in 2012. Remains were found by a hiker in Delta County, near the Mesa County line. Lester Jones was arrested in 2014 and was convicted on December 27, 2016 of kidnapping and murdering her. He was sentenced to life in prison.[2]January 11, 2010 (2010-01-11)
33"A Fateful Meeting"Amy St. LaurentOctober 20, 2001 in Portland, MaineFound deceased in December 2001, buried in the woods off Route 22 in Scarborough, Maine. Jeffrey "Russ" Gorman was convicted of first degree murder in Amy St. Laurent's death and sentenced to sixty years in prison.[3]January 18, 2010 (2010-01-18)
44"The Last Truck Stop"Michele WhitakerAugust 16, 2002 in Spartanburg, South CarolinaFound alive in 2008. Michele told family members she disappeared because she wanted to start a new life.[4]January 25, 2010 (2010-01-25)
55"A Lost Soul"Lee Sterling CutlerOctober 20, 2007 in Buffalo Grove, IllinoisStill missingFebruary 1, 2010 (2010-02-01)
66"Miles to Nowhere"Maura MurrayFebruary 9, 2004 near Haverhill, New HampshireStill missingFebruary 8, 2010 (2010-02-08)
77"Favorite Son"William Paul "Billy" Smolinski JrAugust 24, 2004 in Waterbury, ConnecticutStill missingFebruary 15, 2010 (2010-02-15)
88"The Long Drive Home"Michelle McMullenSeptember 28, 2008 in Harrisburg, PennsylvaniaFound alive in 2011. She pleaded guilty to forgery and theft charges and was sentenced to five years of probation and ordered to pay $6,000 in restitution.[5]February 22, 2010 (2010-02-22)
99"The Most Hated Woman in America"Madalyn Murray O'Hair, Jon Murray, and Robin Murray O'HairAugust 27, 1995 in Austin, TexasFound deceased in 2001, buried on a remote Texas ranch, 120 miles from San Antonio.[6] Gary Paul Karr was found guilty of extortion and other charges relating to the O'Hair cases and was sentenced to life in prison. David Rolland Waters was found guilty of kidnapping, robbery, and first degree murder, and was sentenced to 80 years in prison; he died in prison on January 27, 2003.March 1, 2010 (2010-03-01)
1010"Rosemary's Secret"Rosemary Anne ChristensenAugust 26, 1999 in Tampa, FloridaFound deceased in 2008, buried in sand beside the Suwannee River. Her husband, Robert Glenn Temple, was convicted of her murder in 2011.[7]March 8, 2010 (2010-03-08)
1111"When the Music Stopped"John Michael SpiraFebruary 23, 2007 in Chicago, IllinoisStill missingMarch 15, 2010 (2010-03-15)
1212"Dark Waters"Bison Dele né Brian Carson Williams, Serena Karlan, and Bertrand SaldoJuly 7, 2002 near TahitiStill missing. Bison Dele is presumed dead.March 22, 2010 (2010-03-22)
1313"Royal Secrets"Royal "Scoop" Daniel IIIApril 27, 2007 in Breckenridge, ColoradoFound alive after broadcast in 2011. He pleaded guilty to two counts of theft and was sentenced in 2012 to twelve years in prison and was ordered to pay $460,000 in restitution.March 29, 2010 (2010-03-29)

Season 2 (2010)Edit

No.
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No. in
season
TitlePerson(s) missingDate and locationOutcomeOriginal air date
141"The Secret Journey"Brittanee DrexelApril 25, 2009 in Myrtle Beach, South CarolinaStill missing. On June 8, 2016, the FBI confirmed that Brittanee Drexel's case is now considered a homicide.[8]October 4, 2010 (2010-10-04)
152"The Beauty Queen Mystery"Tara GrinsteadOctober 22, 2005 in Ocilla, GeorgiaStill missing. Ryan Alexander Duke, a former student at Irwin County High School, was charged with her murder in 2016; In April 2017 a grand jury indicted Duke in Tara’s murder. Bo Dukes (not related to Duke) was indicted for helping dispose of her remains, allegedly by burning. On March 26, 2019 Dukes was found guilty of all four counts he was facing in connection with Grinstead’s death. He was sentenced to 25 years in prison. The trial for Ryan Duke, the man charged with killing Grinstead, was scheduled to start on April 1, 2019. [9][10]October 11, 2010 (2010-10-11)
163"Vanishing Bride"Marilyn Renee "Niqui" McCownJuly 22, 2001 in Richmond, IndianaStill missingOctober 18, 2010 (2010-10-18)
174"No Exit"Tanya RiderSeptember 19, 2007 near Seattle, WashingtonFound alive September 28, 2007, twenty feet down a roadside ravine, still strapped into the front seat of her car, which ran off the road near the Seattle suburb of Renton. [11]October 25, 2010 (2010-10-25)
185"Lost Trust"Elizabeth and John CalvertMarch 3, 2008 in Hilton Head Island, South CarolinaStill missing. Both were declared legally dead in 2009.November 1, 2010 (2010-11-01)
196"Lost Highway"Michael "Bradyn" FuksaJuly 16, 2009 in Olathe, KansasAfter broadcast, found deceased in Casper, Wyoming, May 2015. Found to have died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.[12]November 8, 2010 (2010-11-08)
207"Danger at Dusk"Kristi CornwellAugust 11, 2009 in Union County, GeorgiaFound deceased in 2011 after broadcast. Her burned, skeletal remains were found in the north Georgia woods.November 15, 2010 (2010-11-15)
218"Mojave Mystery"April Beth PitzerJune 28, 2004 in Newberry Springs, CaliforniaStill missingNovember 22, 2010 (2010-11-22)
229"Unfinished Business"John GlasgowJanuary 28, 2008 in Little Rock, ArkansasFound deceased after broadcast. His remains were found by hikers in a rugged area of Petit Jean Mountain in March 2015.November 29, 2010 (2010-11-29)
2310"Paradise Lost"Bobby, Sherilyn, and Madyson JamisonOctober 8, 2009 near Red Oak, OklahomaFound deceased in 2013 after broadcast, by hunters three miles from where the Jamisons’ pickup truck and dog were found in 2010. No cause of death was determined, and the circumstances surrounding their disappearance remain unknown.December 6, 2010 (2010-12-06)
2411"Final Prayer"Timothy "Tim" CarneySeptember 28, 2004 in Butler, New JerseyFound alive in 2012 after broadcast. Mr. Carney was found alive and well but did not wish to disclose his whereabouts. [13]December 13, 2010 (2010-12-13)
2512"Doomed Romance"Jeramy Carl BurtFebruary 11, 2007 in Boise, IdahoStill missingDecember 20, 2010 (2010-12-20)
2613"Gone at 17"Kara Elise KopetskyMay 4, 2007 in Belton, MissouriFound deceased after broadcast in 2017. Her remains were found in a wooded area south of Belton, Cass County. Kylr Yust, Kopensky's ex-boyfriend and in jail for unrelated drug trafficking charges, admitted to strangling both Kara Kopetsky & Jessica Runions. His double-homicide trial is scheduled to begin sometime in 2018. Yust's half-brother, Jessep Carter, is charged with fleeing a deputy in a case related to Jessica Runions. Yust is scheduled to face trial on murder charges November 4, 2019. The murder trial of Kylr Yust scheduled for July 27, 2020 has been delayed. [14][15][16][17]December 27, 2010 (2010-12-27)

Season 3 (2011)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitlePerson(s) missingDate and locationOutcomeOriginal air date
271"Mystery at the Border"Joseph, Summer, Gianni, and Joseph McStay Jr.February 4, 2010 in Fallbrook, CaliforniaFound deceased after broadcast in the desert near Victorville, California, November 13, 2013. Charles "Chase" Merritt, a business associate of the patriarch Joseph McStay, was found guilty of all four murders and sentenced to death on January 21, 2020.[18]January 3, 2011 (2011-01-03)
282"Secret Rendezvous"Patricia "Patti" AdkinsJune 29, 2001 in Marysville, OhioStill missing. Declared legally deceased in 2006.January 10, 2011 (2011-01-10)
293"Murky Waters"Molly BishJune 27, 2000 in Warren, MassachusettsFound deceased June 9, 2003, five miles from her family home.[19]January 17, 2011 (2011-01-17)
304"The Final Chord"Brian BartonMarch 10, 2005 in Federal Way, WashingtonFound deceased in August 2017 behind a church, within a mile of where Barton had been living.[20]January 24, 2011 (2011-01-24)
315"Gone on the Fourth of July"Roxanne PaltaufJuly 7, 2006 in Austin, TexasStill missingJanuary 31, 2011 (2011-01-31)
326"Into the Woods"Jeremy AlexApril 24, 2004 in Northport, MaineStill missingFebruary 7, 2011 (2011-02-07)
337"The Darkest Night"Toni Lee SharplessAugust 23, 2009 in West Brandywine Township, PennsylvaniaStill missingFebruary 14, 2011 (2011-02-14)
348"Soul Searcher"Leah RobertsMarch 9, 2000 near Bellingham, WashingtonStill missingFebruary 21, 2011 (2011-02-21)
359"A Family's Curse"Ray GricarApril 15, 2005 in State College, PennsylvaniaStill missing. Declared legally deceased after broadcast.February 28, 2011 (2011-02-28)
3610"The Springfield Three"Sherrill Levitt, Suzanne Streeter, and Stacy McCallJune 7, 1992 in Springfield, MissouriStill missing. Sherrill Levitt and Suzanne Streeter were declared legally dead in 1997.[21]March 7, 2011 (2011-03-07)
3711"A Mother's Mission"Samantha BonnellSeptember 24, 2005 near Montclair, CaliforniaFound deceased 2005, struck by several cars as she ran across Interstate 10. Samantha had no identification on her and she lay unclaimed at the San Bernardino County Coroner's Office. Her body was finally identified in April 2007.[22]March 14, 2011 (2011-03-14)
3812"Lost Hero"Brandy HallAugust 17, 2006 in Malabar, FloridaStill missing. Declared legally dead in August 2015.March 21, 2011 (2011-03-21)
3913"Silent Night"Patty VaughanDecember 25, 1996 in La Vernia, TexasStill missingMarch 28, 2011 (2011-03-28)

Season 4 (2011–2012)Edit

No.
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No. in
season
TitlePerson(s) missingDate and locationOutcomeOriginal air date
401"Running for Her Life"Rachel CookeJanuary 10, 2002 in Georgetown, TexasStill missingApril 4, 2011 (2011-04-04)
412"Secrets of a Son"Steven KoecherDecember 13, 2009 in Henderson, NevadaStill missingApril 11, 2011 (2011-04-11)
423"Heavy Metal Mystery"Morgan HarringtonOctober 17, 2009 near Charlottesville, VirginiaFound deceased in 2009, her remains were discovered three months later in rural farmland. Jesse Matthew Jr. was formally charged with her murder on September 15, 2015. On March 2, 2016, he pleaded guilty to first degree murder and abduction with intent of Morgan Harrington as well as Hannah Graham in 2014, and was sentenced to four consecutive life sentences without the chance of release or parole.[23][24]April 18, 2011 (2011-04-18)
434"Game Over"Charlie Allen, Jr.October 12, 2007 in Dartmouth, MassachusettsStill missingApril 25, 2011 (2011-04-25)
445"Missing Valentine"Patricia ViolaFebruary 13, 2001 in Bogota, New JerseyFound deceased after broadcast. Her remains were recovered in 2002 on Rockaway Beach, but not identified until 2012.[25]October 24, 2011 (2011-10-24)
456"The Dark Ravine"Alicia Amanda "Mandy" StokesNovember 25, 2007 in Oakland, CaliforniaStill missingOctober 31, 2011 (2011-10-31)
467"A Father's Quest"Leah Rachelle PeeblesMay 22, 2006 in Albuquerque, New MexicoStill missingNovember 7, 2011 (2011-11-07)
478"Memory Lane"Amber GerweckApril 9, 2011 in Joliet, IllinoisFound alive three weeks later. She had experienced dissociative fugue, a rare malady accompanied by amnesia and wandering as a kind of delayed reaction to her divorce five years earlier. Gerweck had cheated on her husband and abandoned her four children, ages 2 to 7. She said she left the children because she thought she was going to kill herself.November 14, 2011 (2011-11-14)
489"Spring Break Nightmare"Colleen OrsbornMarch 15, 1984 in Daytona Beach, FloridaFound deceased three weeks later, buried in a shallow grave near a lake in Orange County, Florida. Body identified by DNA in 2011.November 21, 2011 (2011-11-21)
4910"Mystery on Lake Seminole"Jerry Michael WilliamsDecember 16, 2000 in Tallahassee, FloridaAfter broadcast, found deceased in October 2017. Denise Merrell Williams convicted in December 2018 of first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit first-degree murder and accessory after the fact;[26] in February 2019, she was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole, and an additional 30 years for helping plot the murder,[27] which was committed by her ex-lover and co-conspirator Brian Winchester.[28]November 28, 2011 (2011-11-28)
5011"Vanished In Vermont"Brianna MaitlandMarch 19, 2004 in Montgomery, VermontStill missingDecember 5, 2011 (2011-12-05)
5112"Midnight Walk"Lucely AramburoJune 1, 2007 in Dania Beach, FloridaStill missingDecember 12, 2011 (2011-12-12)
5213"The Wedding Ring"Tina Marie McQuaigMarch 15, 2000 in Jacksonville, FloridaFound deceased in 2002 in a remote, wooded area of Cecil Commerce Center. Her remains indicated a violent death.[29]December 19, 2011 (2011-12-19)
5314"Innocence Lost"Jamie FraleyApril 8, 2008 in Gastonia, North CarolinaStill missingJanuary 2, 2012 (2012-01-02)

Season 5 (2012)Edit

No.
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No. in
season
TitlePerson(s) missingDate and locationOutcomeOriginal air date
541"The Road Not Taken"Virginia "Ginni" Wood, Kelly Gaskins, and Ervin WilliamsMarch 10, 2007 in Chocowinity, North CarolinaStill missingJanuary 9, 2012 (2012-01-09)
552"Dancing into Darkness"Susan WalshJuly 16, 1996 in Nutley, New JerseyStill missingJanuary 16, 2012 (2012-01-16)
563"Crime and Punishment"Terrance WilliamsJanuary 12, 2004 in Naples, FloridaStill missingJanuary 23, 2012 (2012-01-23)
574"Wrong Side of the Tracks"Jackie MarkhamDecember 14, 2000 in Callahan, FloridaStill missingJanuary 30, 2012 (2012-01-30)
585"Daddy's Girl"Danice DayJanuary 9, 2002 in Monte Vista, ColoradoFound deceased in 2009. Victor Braun, convicted of her death, had dumped an oil barrel containing Danice’s charred, fragmented remains in Lyman Lake in the Arizona mountains some 400 miles away from the San Luis Valley.February 6, 2012 (2012-02-06)
596"Last Call"Allison Jackson FoyJuly 30, 2006 near Wilmington, North CarolinaFound deceased in 2008. Her remains were discovered in a wooded area about three miles away.February 13, 2012 (2012-02-13)
607"Hometown Hero"Margaret Haddican McEnroeOctober 12, 2006 in Warren Township, New JerseyStill missingFebruary 20, 2012 (2012-02-20)
618"A Soldier's Story"Noah PippinSeptember 15, 2010 in Helena, MontanaAfter broadcast, found deceased in 2012 in a boulder crevice at 7,500 feet, in a remote area, about 18 miles into the wilderness Bob Marshall Wilderness Area south of Glacier National Park. [30] [31]February 27, 2012 (2012-02-27)
629"Into the Bayou"Clinton NelsonSeptember 1, 2006 in Princeton, LouisianaStill missingMarch 5, 2012 (2012-03-05)
6310"Little Girl Lost"Joey Lynn OffuttJuly 12, 2007 in Sykesville, PennsylvaniaStill missing. Declared legally dead in 2016.March 12, 2012 (2012-03-12)
6411"The Vortex"Ben McDanielAugust 18, 2010 near Ponce de Leon, FloridaStill missingMarch 19, 2012 (2012-03-19)
6512"Final Exam"Suzanne "Suzy" LyallMarch 2, 1998 in Albany, New YorkStill missingMarch 26, 2012 (2012-03-26)
6613"Too Young For Love"Chioma GrayDecember 13, 2007 in Ventura, CaliforniaFound alive in 2011 in Mexico. 15-year-old Chioma ran away with her 20-year-old boyfriend, Andrew Joshua Tafoya. He pleaded guilty to concealing a child and was sentenced to two years in prison.[32]April 2, 2012 (2012-04-02)
6714"Footprints in the Sand"Shannan GilbertMay 1, 2010 in Jersey City, New JerseyFound deceased in 2011. Gilbert's remains were discovered in a marshy area in Oak Beach, Long Island.[33]April 9, 2012 (2012-04-09)
6815"Just a Nice Guy"Zebb QuinnJanuary 2, 2000 in Asheville, North CarolinaStill missing, but presumed dead. After broadcast, Robert Jason Owens, the last person to see Zebb alive, had been indicted in the homicide of Zebb Quinn. Owens has already pled guilty to the murders of Food Network Star television contestant Cristie Schoen, her husband J.T. Codd, and their unborn child.[34][35]April 16, 2012 (2012-04-16)
6916"Hard Life in the Big Easy"Dana "Polly" PastoriFebruary 27, 2002 near New Orleans, LouisianaFound deceased in 2005. Her mummified remains were found in a trunk in a New Orleans apartment. Her boyfriend, John Morgan, was convicted of her murder in July 2009 and sentenced to life in prison with no possibility of parole.[36]April 23, 2012 (2012-04-23)
7017"Missing By Design"William "Billy" McGrathAugust 17, 2009 in Phoenix, ArizonaFound deceased in 2011, buried under the house of Bradley Tocker. He was convicted of first-degree murder in the death of McGrath, fraud, and theft, and sentenced to life in prison with no possibility of parole.[37]April 30, 2012 (2012-04-30)

Season 6 (2012–2013)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitlePerson(s) missingDate and locationOutcomeOriginal air date
711"Lost in the Dark"Mitrice RichardsonSeptember 17, 2009 in Malibu, CaliforniaFound deceased in 2010 in a deep ravine in Malibu Canyon by park rangers, her remains were naked and mummified.November 19, 2012 (2012-11-19)
722"The Soldier's Wife"Bethany DeckerJanuary 29, 2011 near Ashburn, VirginiaStill missingNovember 26, 2012 (2012-11-26)
733"The Dutchman's Curse"Jesse CapenDecember 4, 2009 in Denver, ColoradoFound deceased after broadcast in 2013. His remains were found beneath a sheer cliff in the Superstition Mountains near Phoenix, Arizona, wedged in an inaccessible crevasse.December 3, 2012 (2012-12-03)
744"Dark Voyage"Colleen WoodDecember 28, 2000 in Fort Lauderdale, FloridaStill missingDecember 10, 2012 (2012-12-10)
755"One-Way Ticket"Hatice CorbaciogluJune 13, 2009 in Toronto, OntarioStill missingDecember 17, 2012 (2012-12-17)
766"City of Angels"Satara Stratton[citation needed]October 17, 2011 in Los Angeles, CaliforniaFound alive before air date.[38] Died on February 4, 2017.[39]December 24, 2012 (2012-12-24)
777"Missing in the Mountains"Amy Wroe BechtelJuly 24, 1997 in Lander, WyomingStill missing. Declared legally dead in 2004.January 7, 2013 (2013-01-07)
788"Radio Silence"Randy MorgensonJuly 23, 1996 near Fresno, CaliforniaFound deceased July 2001, likely fell through a snow drift and broke his leg while crossing a creek, dying of associated injuries and hypothermia. His remains were washed down the creek and into a small cascade where they were hidden in the rocks for years.January 14, 2013 (2013-01-14)
799"Out of the Ashes"Lauria Bible and Ashley FreemanDecember 30, 1999 in Welch, OklahomaStill missing. In April 2018, three men: Warren “Phil” Welch and David Pennington (both deceased), and Ronnie Busick, were implicated in the murders of Bible and Freeman.[40] Police uncovered Polaroid photos of the girls bound and gagged which had been kept by Welch, Pennington, and Busick as "trophies."[40] Busick was arrested on April 22, 2018.[40]January 21, 2013 (2013-01-21)
8010"Breaking News"Jodi HuisentruitJune 27, 1995 in Mason City, IowaStill missing. Declared legally dead in May 2001.January 28, 2013 (2013-01-28)
8111"A Diamond Is Forever"Bob WykelFebruary 21, 1996 in Burien, WashingtonStill missing, but declared legally deceased. Myron C. Wynn was convicted of first-degree murder in the death of Wykel and was sentenced to twenty years in prison.February 4, 2013 (2013-02-04)
8212"Final Season"Tracy OcasioMay 27, 2009 in Orlando, FloridaStill missingMarch 31, 2013 (2013-03-31)
8313"Long Lost Love"Robert 'Bob' HarrodJuly 27, 2009 in Placentia, CaliforniaStill missingApril 4, 2013 (2013-04-04)
8414"Birds of Prey"Moses Lall and Lila BuerattanJune 15, 1994 in Loxahatchee, FloridaStill missingApril 4, 2013 (2013-04-04)
8515"At the Crossroads"Jarrod JohnstonJuly 7, 2007 near Yazoo City, MississippiStill missingApril 4, 2013 (2013-04-04)

Specials (2014–2015)Edit

No.
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No. in
season
TitlePerson(s) missingDate and locationOutcomeOriginal air date
861"Missing in Maui: A Disappeared Special"Carly 'Charli' ScottFebruary 9, 2014 in Maui, HawaiiFound deceased. Scott’s bloodstained knifetorn clothing and part of her jawbone and fingertips were found after her disappearance in a brush area at Nuaailua Bay near Keanae. Steven Capobianco, Scott's ex-boyfriend, was convicted of second-degree murder in her death and sentenced to life in prison.[41]May 26, 2014 (2014-05-26)
872"Lauryn is Lost: A Disappeared Special"Lauryn GarrettMay 1, 2014 in Sequim, WashingtonFound alive. Lauryn was found when she was spotted shopping at a grocery store in Shoreline, Washington by a childhood friend who worked as a cashier at the store. Lauryn's father confirmed that the woman spotted was his daughter, but that she seemed unwilling to contact her family.[42]August 31, 2014 (2014-08-31)
883"Lone Star Mystery: A Disappeared Special"Christina MorrisAugust 30, 2014 in Plano, TexasFound deceased after broadcast. Remains found on March 9, 2018. While Morris was still a missing person, Enrique Arochi was sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping her.[43][44]January 7, 2015 (2015-01-07)
894"Gone in Georgia: A Disappeared Special"Kelly NashJanuary 5, 2015 in Buford, GeorgiaFound deceased in February 2015 in a Lake Lanier cove, drowned with a gunshot wound.April 12, 2015 (2015-04-12)

Season 7 (2016)Edit

No.
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No. in
season
TitlePerson(s) missingDate and locationOutcomeOriginal air date
901"Somebody's Watching"Jessica HeeringaApril 26, 2013 near Norton Shores, Michigan[45]Still missing, but presumed dead. On May 16, 2018, Jeffrey Willis was found guilty of Heeringa's kidnapping and murder[46] and received a life sentence without parole.[47] On November 2, 2017, Willis had been convicted of the 2014 murder of Rebekah Bletsch,[48] receiving a life sentence without parole.[49] On November 27, 2017, Willis' cousin Kevin Bluhm had pleaded no contest to being an accessory after the fact for helping Willis dispose of Heeringa's body and was sentenced to five years probation.[50][51][52]April 11, 2016 (2016-04-11)
912"Against the Tide"Tiffany DanielsAugust 12, 2013 in Fort Pickens, FloridaStill missingApril 18, 2016 (2016-04-18)
923"Road to Nowhere"Bryce LaspisaAugust 30, 2013 near Castaic, CaliforniaStill missingApril 25, 2016 (2016-04-25)
934"Walk Into Darkness"Tammy KingerySeptember 20, 2014 near North Augusta, South CarolinaStill missingMay 2, 2016 (2016-05-02)
945"Off the Grid"Brian HistandMay 15, 2013 in Maricopa County, ArizonaFound deceased from presumed natural causes in January 2016, prior to broadcast. His remains were found in several locations in the southern portion of the South Mountain park, Arizona.[53]May 9, 2016 (2016-05-09)
956"No Stone Unturned"David RiemensAugust 8, 2012 near Wilson County, TennesseeFound deceased after broadcast in January 2018. Remains found off Taylor Road, near Sparta Pike near Watertown, in Wilson County Tennessee.[54]May 16, 2016 (2016-05-16)
967"California Leaving"Rico HarrisOctober 10, 2014 near Sacramento, CaliforniaStill missingMay 23, 2016 (2016-05-23)
978"A Family Man"Robert HoaglandJuly 28, 2013 near Fairfield County, ConnecticutStill missingMay 30, 2016 (2016-05-30)
989"Love Triangle"Brandy HannaMay 20, 2005 near Charleston, South CarolinaStill missing. On December 12, 2016, Garland Eugene Lankford, former boyfriend of Hanna, was charged by North Charleston Police with obstruction of justice in connection with the 2005 disappearance of Brandy Hanna.[55]June 6, 2016 (2016-06-06)
9910"Girl Interrupted"Jennifer KesseJanuary 24, 2006 in Ocoee, FloridaStill missingJune 6, 2016 (2016-06-06)

Season 8 (2017)Edit

No.
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No. in
season
TitlePerson(s) missingDate and locationOutcomeOriginal air date
1001"American Gothic"Lynn MesserJuly 8, 2014 in St. Genevieve, MissouriFound deceased on November 2, 2016. Her remains were found on the edge of the farm where she had lived.[56]March 26, 2017 (2017-03-26)
1012"The Silent Son"Macin SmithSeptember 1, 2015 in Saint George, UtahStill missingApril 2, 2017 (2017-04-02)
1023"Spirited Away"Kortne StoufferJuly 28, 2012 in Palmyra, PennsylvaniaStill missingApril 9, 2017 (2017-04-09)
1034"On a Mission"Elizabeth SalgadoApril 16, 2015 in Provo, UtahAfter broadcast, found deceased on May 18th, 2018. Her remains were located in the bushes in Hobble Creek Canyon, above Springville. Her death is being investigated as a homicide. [57]April 16, 2017 (2017-04-16)
1045"Every Mother's Son"Elijah "Bear" DiazAugust 29, 2015 in El Cajon, CaliforniaStill missingApril 23, 2017 (2017-04-23)
1056"Into The Night"Zoe CamposNovember 18, 2013 in Lubbock, TexasFound deceased on November 16, 2018, buried in the former back-yard of Carlos Andrew Rodriguez.[58] Carlos Andrew Rodriguez charged with murder on November 17, 2018.[59]April 30, 2017 (2017-04-30)
1067"Flight Risk"Katelin AkensDecember 5, 2015 near Alexandria, VirginiaStill missingMay 7, 2017 (2017-05-07)
1078"About a Boy"Zachary BernhardtSeptember 11, 2000 in Clearwater, FloridaStill missingMay 21, 2017 (2017-05-21)
1089"The One That Got Away"Eric Lee FranksMarch 11, 2011 in Saginaw, MichiganStill missingMay 28, 2017 (2017-05-28)
10910"The Last Summer"Kayla BergAugust 11, 2009 in Wausau, WisconsinStill missingJune 4, 2017 (2017-06-04)
11011"A Bridge Too Far"Richard Petrone and Danielle ImboFebruary 19, 2005 in Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaStill missing. Being investigated by the FBI as a potential murder-for-hire.[60]June 11, 2017 (2017-06-11)
11112"Lost Angel"Angel GarciaOctober 21, 2011 in Hartford, ConnecticutStill missingJune 18, 2017 (2017-06-18)
11213"The Long Way Home"Deanne HastingsNovember 3, 2015 in Spokane, WashingtonStill missingJune 25, 2017 (2017-06-25)

Season 9 (2018)Edit

No.
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season
TitlePerson(s) missingDate and locationOutcomeOriginal air date
113Early–premiere"A Date With Danger"Nancy MoyerMarch 6, 2009 in Tenino, WashingtonStill missingMarch 16, 2018 (2018-03-16)
1141"Edge of Fourteen"Ashley SummersJuly 9, 2007 in Cleveland, OhioStill missingApril 1, 2018 (2018-04-01)
1152"Last Words"Logan SchiendelmanMay 19, 2016 in Tumwater, WashingtonStill missingApril 8, 2018 (2018-04-08)
1163"Troubled Waters"Amy BradleyMarch 24, 1998 near Curaçao, Dutch Caribbean, NetherlandsStill missing. Declared dead in absentia March 24th 2010.April 15, 2018 (2018-04-15)
1174"Into the Mist"Stephanie CraneOctober 11, 1993 in Challis, IdahoStill missingApril 22, 2018 (2018-04-22)
1185"Born This Way"Dashad Laquinn "Sage" SmithNovember 20, 2012 in Charlottesville, VirginiaStill missingApril 29, 2018 (2018-04-29)
1196"The Vanishing Hour"Tyarra WilliamsJanuary 7, 2016 in Greensboro, North CarolinaStill missingMay 6, 2018 (2018-05-06)
1207"In Broad Daylight"Holly CantrellJanuary 20, 2017 in McAlester, OklahomaFound deceased after broadcast. Her remains were found by volunteers near the Cardinal Pointe area of Lake Eufaula, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma in March 2018, but went unidentified until February 2020. Her purse was found earlier in February 2017, about a mile from the remains. [61]May 13, 2018 (2018-05-13)
1218"Just Out of Sight"Michael VanZandtMarch 5, 2016 in Hermosa Beach, CaliforniaStill missingMay 21, 2018 (2018-05-21)
1229"So Close to Home"Alexandria "Ali" LowitzerApril 26, 2010 in Spring, TexasStill missingMay 27, 2018 (2018-05-27)
12310"Last Stop"Tabitha TudersApril 29, 2003 in Nashville, TennesseeStill missingJune 3, 2018 (2018-06-03)
12411"Breaking Away"James "Martin" RobertsApril 21, 2016 in Boone, North CarolinaStill missingJune 10, 2018 (2018-06-10)
12512"Moment of Truth"Michael ChambersMarch 10, 2017 in Quinlan, TexasStill missing. Declared legally dead on May 26, 2017June 17, 2018 (2018-06-17)

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ All episode titles and subjects have been adapted from TV Guide's official episode guide.[1]

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