Matthew Wayne Braswell was a 29 year old from Smithville, TN. He was a self-taught mechanic and lived with his girlfriend. On December 17, 2021, Matthew and another man were caught stealing from people’s mailboxes. During their attempt to escape, the truck wrecked and Matthew ran off. He was never seen again.
If you have any information concerning the disappearance of Matthew Braswell, please contact the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office at (615) 597-4935.