The body was found in a field Wednesday off of Route 95 in Fellsmere.
This Thanksgiving marks the 10th anniversary of the Skelton brothers’ disappearance that occurred on November 26, 2010. Andrew, Alexander, and Tanner Skelton, aged 9, 7, and 5 years old, went missing after their father, John Skelton, took them away from their mother, Tanya Zuvers, in the middle of a divorce and custody battle.
A missing 21-year-old man who disappeared on September 22 is found dead on Thursday. Juan Hernandez was working at the “VIP Collective LA” in the 8100 block of Western Avenue in South Los Angeles when he mysteriously vanished. According to ABC 7, his car had been found two days later with the engine left running not far away from his job. Sadly, the investigation into the disappearance of Juan Hernandez came to an end when officials found his remains in a shallow grave in an area North of Barstow near Interstate 15.
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A second teen has been arrested and charged with her classmate’s murder on Monday in Newark, Delaware. Annika Stalczynski, 17, was arrested in her home after a New Castle County Grand Jury indicted her with first-degree murder. The horror unfolded after 17-year-old Madison Sparrow, a junior in Newark Charter High School didn’t come home from shopping with a friend on October 2. After her mother reported her missing around 8:30 pm, officials found her body the next day.
A vigil for 15-year-old Gloria Maria Alvarado is held on Thursday in Taylor, Michigan. The teenage girl has been missing since Sunday, November 1. Things took a turn for the worse when Tina Alvarado went to her daughter’s room and found her missing. She is the last person to see Gloria before she went to bed and disappeared the next day.
Tuesday, November 11, marks exactly six months since Suzanne Morphew disappeared from Chaffee County. The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office, Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the 11th Judicial District have been working intensively to find the Colorado mother, but to no avail.
The boyfriend of 21-year-old Bethany Anne Decker is charged with her 2011 disappearance on Monday. Bethany, a student of George Mason University, had been pregnant five months before she suddenly went missing on January 29, 2011, in Loudon County, Virginia. According to WUSA9, Bethany lived with her boyfriend, 40-year-old Ronald Roldan, in her Ashburn apartment; at the same time, her husband, Emile Decker, was deployed in Afghanistan. After her disappearance, investigators learned that Bethany had been in an abusive relationship with her boyfriend. Consequently, Ronald, the father of Bethany’s unborn child, would be the last person to see her alive.
The second season of “Real Life Nightmare” premieres Sunday, November 8 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Murder Murder News was privy to a special preview of Real Life Nightmare’s second episode, “Vanished from School,” which covers the case of Kyron Horman and premieres November 15 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
Veta Belford was reported missing on October 18 after she vanished from the Home Depot parking lot where she worked. The 19-year-old college student was dropped off by her parents at 2 pm. When they came to pick her up at 11:30 pm, Home Depot staff said they hadn’t seen her since she was laid off that very day.
Family and friends held a candlelight vigil for a missing 22-year-old woman on Tuesday in Two Moon Park in Billings, Montana. Amelia Brooks was last seen on October 13, after she left her apartment in Billings Heights.
According to KTVQ, Amelia had left her apartment after having an altercation with her roommates. They last saw her near her work at a nearby gas station in the area of Coraline Street between 5 pm to 12 midnight.
“This person’s entire life can’t be boiled down to a sentence and date; that she had brown hair and brown eyes, and was this tall and weighed this much. Like that’s what encompasses her existence right now,” Rivers said.
On Tuesday afternoon, police called off the search for a missing 27-year-old hiker after finding his body in the North Carolina Mountains. According to WSPA, family members last saw Chad Seger hiking in the Black Balsam area of Pisgah National Forest on Monday, October 12.
Chad, a native of Asheville, was familiar with the area in which he last was seen. ABC 11 reports that as a Marine veteran, he was in good physical health who had no problem hiking long trails before his disappearance.
Police suspect foul play of a missing 78-year-old man in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Daniel Kwon, a Korean immigrant, has been missing for more than a year. According to CBS8, Kwon was last seen near Sugarloaf Mills Mall on Tuesday, September 3, 2019.
Kwon, who is known to have paraplegia, has to use his wheelchair every day. His handicap also requires him to take a daily dose of medications. Atlanta News reports that police have identified a person of interest in Kwon’s disappearance. Investigators will release further information today during a news conference. In attendance will be his two daughters, who are pleading for help in bringing his father safely home.
A missing 25-year-old woman was found dead on Saturday, near Snohomish County in Washington D.C. Kenna Harris, a native of Monroe had disappeared on March 31, in the Snohomish Shopping Center. According to The New York Post, Kenna took her yoga mat, her daily medications, and had taken out $230 from a Chase Bank account before she left home.
Police have found the human remains of a 19-year-old missing teen in Pend Oreille County, Washington, on Sunday, October 4. According to Krem, Jason M. Fox’s whereabouts had become unknown on September 14, after he missed lunch with his parents. Michael and Susan Fox then reported their son missing on September 16, after Jason stopped responding to their texts in Newport, Washington.
Police arrested 18-year-old Rick Meador in connection with the murder of 19-year-old Kyle M. Johnson on Wednesday, September 30. According to WCIA, investigators located him in Walton County, Florida, with a 16-year-old girl listed as missing and endangered.
On Sunday, September 6, authorities arrived at North Walnut and East Laurel Street in Olney, Illinois, where Rick shot Kyle multiple times. He was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead.
An investigation is underway for the disappearance of 21-year-old Juan Carlos Hernandez in South Los Angeles, California. ABC7 explains that Juan had been working as a clerk at the VIP Collective, a cannabis dispensary on Western Avenue and 81st. On Tuesday night, Juan closed the shop around 10 pm. and said goodbye to the security guards that worked alongside him. They would be the last people to see Juan on Tuesday, September 22.
The body of Kassandra Cantrell, a pregnant Parkland woman, was found over a cliff near University Place on Tuesday. Cantrell left her home to attend an ultrasound appointment and to go grocery shopping on the morning of August 25. Investigators arrested her ex-boyfriend, Colin Patrick Dudley, outside his Tacoma home on suspicion of first-degree murder.
A 77-year-old man from Fort Worth Texas, has been arrested for the 1974 murder of a teenage girl on Monday morning. According to CBS Austin, police arrested Glen McCurley and charged him with capital murder for the slaying of 17-year-old Carla Walker
On February 17, 1974, Carla and her boyfriend parked outside a bowling alley during a Valentine’s Day party. The Washington Post reports that McCurley pistol-whipped the boy and then kidnapped Carla from the parking lot. Three days later, she is found stuffed inside an underground tunnel near Lake Benbrook.
Operation Saftey Net started by US Marshals recovered 35 missing children according to the US Department of Justice Monday. More than 20% were connected to human trafficking. Out of the 40 cases referred to the Marshal Task Force, 5 have remained unfound.
Serial Killers, what are they? Criminals, Psychopaths, and Charming? Believe it or not, most serial killers share traits of charm, kindness, and charisma. Some can use these traits in their favor, seducing victims and the public alike. These combined traits mimic their humanity and empathy for other human beings, making them the most dangerous and sinister predators of all. Here are some of the most charming serial killers that we have seen so far.
An amber alert has been issued for one-month-old Armaidre Antwan Marquie Argumon, last seen on Friday, September 18. According to KSAT, the infant was last seen at 8:30 am in the 500 block of Old Forest Road in Wells, Texas. Armaidre is described as 22 inches tall and weighs 9 pounds. He has black hair, brown eyes, and last seen wearing a diaper.
Police have arrested a 20-year-old for the murder of an Alabama University student who was reported missing September 8. Monday Adam Dowdell’s body was found just two blocks from campus. Police report Dowdell died from a fatal gunshot.
On Tuesday, September 15, a family made a terrifying discovery after finding dismembered body parts in their relative’s suitcase. Melvin Martin Jr., a Kentucky native, went to visit his relatives in Markham, Illinois. According to KWQC, the family first started to suspect Martin when they smelled a weird odor coming from his suitcase. Martin never unpacked and kept his belongings close to him at all times.
Ohio police are searching for a 15-year-old teen named Andrea Simone Nunn. The girl was last seen on Monday leaving her home in Garfield Heights after an argument with her mother.
The search continues for missing Alabama State University (ASU) student after he disappeared on September 8. Adam Dowdell, who is in his second year at ASU, left his dorm room on Tuesday night to withdraw cash from the ATM and never returned. According to his mother, Toya Cohill, it’s not like Dowdell to disappear. Cohill says that Dowdell does not have a car at school and even if he was planning on leaving for an extended period of time, he would have at least taken his backpack and phone charger with him.
The search continues for three-year-old Braylen Noble after he went missing on Friday, September 4. According to his mother, Dajnae Cox, Braylen had disappeared after falling out of a window in their third story apartment in South Toledo. Braylen has autism and is nonverbal, but he will respond to two-word phrases such as “come here” as well as the nickname “Fats”.
Babylon Berlin is a German neo-noir television series based on the German books by Volker Kutscher. This mystery/crime show set during the 1920’s in Berlin during an unstable period that would eventually lead to the rise of Nazism.
On Wednesday, August 19, a procession was held at the Los Angeles International Airport for a 21-year-old paratrooper who was suspiciously murdered and dismembered. According to ABC7, Enrique Roman-Martinez was an army paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division from Chino, California. During the Memorial Day weekend, Martinez had decided to go camping with seven other soldiers from Fort Bragg to an island off the outer banks of North Carolina.
Kassandra Cantrell, a 33 years old woman and pregnant, went missing the day after missing her sonogram appointment on August 27, 2020. Family reported her missing and the FBI are involved as they investigate Cantrell’s Ex-boyfriend ‘s home and vehicle.
The body of five-year-old Alexa Castro was found in a creek near the Neuse River in North Carolina on Wednesday afternoon. Heavy downpours and flash flooding caused part of Galilee Road to collapse on Tuesday night. Around 1 a.m., a Smithfield woman called 911 to report that she and her children had been swept off the road while driving. Propelled by the powerful current, the car slid into a nearby creek and rushed toward the Neuse River.
A Lithuanian man who became the subject of a murder investigation in Britain has been found alive after he went missing almost five years ago.
The reward for a 10-year-old girl reported missing in Iowa two weeks ago was increased to $10,000, authorities announced at a news conference Wednesday.
A one-year-old boy and his mother have been reported missing from East Chicago, Ind.
Police said 1-year-old Kannon Ellis was last seen on Sunday at 12:16 p.m. and is believed to be in danger.
“Unfortunately, Thaddeus’ parents stopped cooperating early on in the investigation. We believe their assistance in this case would be helpful,” the department said in a statement. “We are hopeful that they will resume cooperating with Madera Police Department detectives and help us to locate Thaddeus.”
Police are searching for the body of a Philadelphia toddler who was allegedly abducted and murdered by his babysitter earlier this month.
Michigan authorities are searching for the remains of a missing 27-year-old woman who vanished last month.
The Benton County sheriff said 48-year-old Echo Lloyd was last seen in early May.
An excavation turned up human remains in Methuen, Mass., just after 4 p.m. Thursday. Manchester police say the investigation is related to a local missing person case. A statement from the FBI Boston Division said the FBI’s Evidence Response Team unearthed human remains in the back of a property at 145 Milk St. in Methuen.
Glee actress Naya Rivera has been reported missing by authorities in Ventura County, California. On Wednesday, July 9, Rivera’s 4-year old son was found floating alone on a rented boat in Lake Piru in Ventura County.
Henrico Police have identified the body of a woman found in a cornfield Tuesday as a missing person from Richmond. Officers responded around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday to an area on New Market Road near Rockingham Street for a suspicious situation involving a vehicle in a cornfield.
A 24-year-old California man has been arrested and charged in connection with the murder of a 13-year-old girl who vanished last week, say authorities.
After hours of searching, Strongsville police confirmed an 8-year-old boy with disabilities who went missing from the Strongsville Holiday Inn on Monday was found dead in a pool.
Maurice Washington has been located by Lincoln police after a missing person report was filed late last week. Lincoln police confirmed that Washington had been located Tuesday evening but did not provide any additional details.
A suspect was in custody. But police were mum on whether the discovery was connected to the death of Victoria Sims, a Tallahassee woman who was reported missing Saturday. Friends and family said Sunday she was murdered.
Police in Kansas are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing woman who was last seen two weeks ago.
Gloria Guillen said her daugther Vanessa Guillen told her that a sergeant was sexually harassing her and even following her when she went jogging, weeks before she vanished.
A missing Army soldier confided in her mother that she was being sexually harassed by a sergeant and felt unsafe at the base just weeks before vanishing.
A yoga enthusiast and doting mom to a preteen daughter, Gretchen Anthony was healthy and fit—so when her friends, family and coworkers got texts saying she’d been diagnosed with COVID-19 in mid-March, they believed she had a fighting chance against the virus.
The story of two Carroll County women who had been missing since April 6 appears to have ended in tragedy in West Virginia.
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Authorities are investigating if the Mother’s Day weekend murder of esteemed Indiana businesswoman Cassondra Wilson was a domestic murder-suicide.
A new Montana Department of Justice report found the majority of people reported missing in Montana are found or recovered and that statewide reporting accuracy of the missing people has likely increased.
“We love Julia and we just want to know that she’s OK. We’re so worried,” Julia Mann’s mother said of her daughter’s Feb. 20 disappearance.
It’s been more than two months since a Georgia 17-year-old vanished in the middle of the night from her grandfather’s home and her family is desperate to find her.
The man found dead Wednesday in a grocery store’s air ducts went missing eight days before an exterminator discovered his body, the family said.
Due to the level of decomposition of the bodies, police have not yet been able to identify whether the bodies belong to Stephanie Mayorga and Paige Escalera, who disappeared from their North Carolina apartment on April 15.
Along the rugged central California coast, the legend of Mary Day haunted two generations of homicide detectives around Monterey. Since the mid-1990s there had been rumors a young girl, just 13 years old, had vanished without a trace from her home near the massive old Army base at Fort Ord.
Mitchell Mincks, 24, was arrested in Iowa on an unrelated arrest warrant, authorities said. He’s suspected in the disappearance of his girlfriend Elissa Landry and her stepfather David Batten, who were last heard from on April 19.
Mary Louise Day was born on February 19, 1968, to Charlotte Pressler and Charles Day in Little Falls, New York.
Nadine Chavez, Mercedes Gomez, Christina Gomez and Melissa Servin were taken into custody in connection with the death of Melissa Valenzuela
Zuhyr Kaleem was reported missing on April 28, 2019
The head was found inside the apartment of Catono Perez, who friends say hasn’t been seen since early April.
Stephanie Mayorga and Paige Escalera’s new roommate found one of their cell phones left behind on their bed.
Stephanie Mayorga and Paige Escalera’s new roommate found one of their cell phones left behind on their bed.
Danielle Tyler, 18, and Heather Grogg, 33, were last seen in Carroll County, Maryland on April 6, according to a press release issued by FBI Pittsburgh
An “extensive search” is under way for a missing 20-year-old soldier who disappeared last week—leaving her car keys, room key and wallet behind.
Private First Class Vanessa Guillen was last seen on Wednesday in a parking lot at squadron headquarters in Fort Hood, Texas
The three were last heard from Sunday, police said.
Emma, Cameron and Colin Allison were found near Florence, South Carolina, a little after 4 p.m. with Ruby Marie Allison, who is the mother of Emma and Colin.
Cieha Taylor’s mother said the missing woman’s shoes were found on a drainage pipe weeks after her car was discovered.
Police say Marco De La Garza, 7, and Isaac De La Garza, 4, were allegedly abducted by 30-year-old Tanner Joel Leichleiter
Tammy Daybell died in October. Her death was initially ruled as natural but has since been classified as suspicious.
Lori Vallow is still trying to get out from behind bars, where she’s being held after failing to produce her children months after they disappeared.
Police say 18-year-old Haley Marie Decker’s death appears to be a homicide.
Mary Collins’s family said they were especially worried when she went missing March 28 because she has a cognitive disability. James Salerno, Kelly Lavery and Lavi Pham have been charged in her death.
In spring of 2019, a decades’ old investigation into the murder of more than 25 black children in Atlanta WAS reopened by local authorities. And, on April 5th, HBO will delve into that case with Atlanta’s Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children.
An Alabama mom who had recently given birth to a baby boy was found dead Wednesday after going missing in February
Investigators believe the couple took their 2-year-old daughter with them
The remains of a northern Kentucky girl who had been missing for nearly a decade were found this week after a couple stumbled upon a burned skull while deer hunting in Ohio.
Eugene Palmer is the focus of this week’s episode of “In Pursuit With John Walsh,” which airs on Investigation Discovery, at 10 p.m. Wednesday.
Police are investigating who killed Huong Nguyen and left her inside the trunk of her car, a few blocks from her home
“My daughter is in heaven,” Rita Hernandez said following the news. “She’s with God”
An Ohio woman accused of killing her 11-year-old son at a Mississippi hotel is in custody in New Orleans awaiting extradition.
The police said the deceased, Abdul Wahab, was abducted by four masked men from his house around 2:30 am on Thursday. His family members lodged a case of abduction. On Saturday morning, villagers found his bullet-riddled body lying in a wheat field near the village.
Colt Haynes and Molly Miller vanished without a trace after their friend, James Conn Nipp, took them on a high-speed chase.
Attorney General released a final report in Harley Dilly case, including evidence photos
Authorities are urging anyone who visited the national park on Sept. 8 to look back through photographs for clues that might lead to information on J.J. Vallow and Tylee Ryan’s whereabouts
Celia Sweeney, a 28-year-old native of Scituate, was found dead at a Spartanburg residence Monday, three days after she was reported missing to Charleston police by co-workers and friends.
The sheriff’s office arrested her in South Carolina on Monday and announced charges of first-degree murder.
Gannon was last seen Jan. 27, the same day his stepmom reported him missing.
March 1 marks the six-year anniversary of the disappearance of 8-year-old Relisha Rudd.
Candace Walton, 16, was believed to be dead when two bodies were found in a house fire in Monroe County, Georgia, on Thursday morning
A Mennonite woman who went missing from New Mexico last month was kidnapped and murdered, the San Juan County Sheriff’s Office said.
Amarah “Jerica” Banks, a 26-year old mother from Milwaukee, has been found dead in a garage with her two daughters Zaniya Ivery and Camaria Banks, who were just 4 and 5-years old.
The Idaho mom’s niece is a member of a “cult” whose members were “killed off like flies,” ex claims. Vallow has also been accused of holding doomsday beliefs.
The niece of Lori Vallow, the Idaho mom who was arrested last week, months after two of her children vanished, knows where the children are, the niece’s ex-husband alleges in court documents related to the couple’s custody fight over their own children.
A convicted murderer is on the loose after escaping from a work-release facility in Alabama, officials said.
The mother of two missing children has been arrested by police officers in Hawaii on a warrant issued by Madison County, Idaho, according to a statement from law enforcement.
Authorities in Georgia have escalated the search for a missing Fort Valley State University student who was last seen on Valentine’s Day.
The search began Saturday when the family of 23-year-old Anitra Gunn reached out to police and said they had not heard from her for an “unusual amount of time,” the Fort Valley Police Department said.
Her car was found later that day damaged with a torn bumper near her apartment inside Fort Valley city limits, Fort Valley Chief Lawrence Spurgeon told CNN.
A woman has made a desperate plea for help finding her brother who has been missing for 32 years.
The family of a British hiker missing in New Zealand’s Mount Aspiring national park say they are “hoping upon hope” that she will be found more than five days after she went missing in rugged bushland.
Stephanie Simpson, 32, has not been seen since she went for a hike at the weekend in the national park, home to one of New Zealand’s highest peaks.
The upcoming Netflix film “Lost Girls” depicts the tragic death of Shannan Gilbert and her mother Mari Gilbert’s subsequent quest for the truth.
Shannan was a 24-year-old sex worker who was vanished on May 1, 2010 while seeing a client out on Oak Beach, Long Island. Before she disappeared, multiple panicked calls were made to 911. Gilbert estate lawyer John Ray told Oxygen.com one call was from Gilbert’s client Joseph Brewer, two were from neighbors and one – which is believed to be over twenty minutes long – was from Shannan herself. In that call, she allegedly screamed “They’re trying to kill me!” according to PIX11. It’s not clear who she was referring to.
Search operations were underway on Wednesday for a British backpacker who went missing in the South Island of New Zealand after an intense flood in the area.
Stephanie Simpson, 32, has not been seen since she went for a hike last weekend at the Mount Aspiring national park, home to one of New Zealand’s highest peaks.
Police in Idaho have found a cellphone belonging to 17-year-old Tylee Ryan, who, along with her 7-year-old adopted brother, JJ Vallow, hasn’t been seen since September, a source close to the investigation told CBS News. It appears her phone was found in Hawaii with her mother, Lori Vallow, who has been considered a person of interest in the case.
Private investigator David Marshburn specializes in missing person cases. Based in North Carolina, Marshburn is contacted by families across the country and brought in to help solve cases sometimes months after a person is reported missing.
The Brookside Police Department on Sunday rolled back part of their original story from Friday, Jan. 31 about a woman who was held in forced prostitution by two men in an abandoned house.
Two Honolulu police officers were shot and killed when they responded to a call for help Sunday in Waikiki.
Following the shooting, a fire broke out at the home the officers had been called to. Three people, including the suspect, remain unaccounted for in the fire.