Peggy and Patty McDaniel were 17 year old sisters from New Jersey staying with their father in Live Oak, FL. Unbeknownst to their parents, in mid-August of 1979 they took a trip to the Ft. Lauderdale area. And a month later, on September 15, the sisters were supposed to go to a club in Pompano Beach with a man they met. A few days later this man was found shot dead. The girls were never seen again.
Cloudia Leslie Wells was a single woman living in Maryville, IL. She was supposed to be taking care of her mother who had recently had broken her hip. Some time in the middle of January 1995, Cloudia left, not letting anyone know where she was going. She was never seen . . . actually . . . she was seen again.
Ellen Beth Sloan was a 52 year old from Polson, MT. She was an independent woman who unexpectedly ran into some tax evasion charges, and was actually arrested. On April 15, 2005, she and her boyfriend were seen by friends at a local casino. She was never seen again.
Jackson Alexander Miller was a 19 year old from Cupertino, CA. On May 15, 2010, Jackson took the family car, pretending to go to an AA meeting. The vehicle was found in the parking lot of Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. However, later video showed Jackson walking away from the bridge, not toward it. He was never seen again.
Alwin Albright was a 74 year old from Gilmer, TX. He lived alone but had a multitude of brothers and sisters. On July 6, 2019, Alwin allegedly tried to force his way in to his girlfriend’s apartment. She called the police. When they showed up at the complex, Alwin walked off. He was never seen again.
David Madott, Kent Munro, Omar Shearer, and Jeff Wandich were young Canadian men who were on vacation in Florida. On the morning of November 4, 1994, they set out from Marco Island into the Gulf of Mexico in Jeff’s boat, the Sea Esta, for a day of fishing and scuba diving. 48 hours later, Wandich was found stranded on a military light tower, the boat had sunk, and the other three men were never seen again.
Brenda Louise Condon was a 28 year old from State College, PA. She was a divorced mother of 2 and had her own business. In the early morning hours of Feb. 27, 1991, in Bellefonte, Brenda was the lone bartender at a place where she had just gotten part time work. When employees came in the next day, the bar was unlocked, her car was still there, but there were no signs of Brenda. She was never seen again.
Donna Michalenko was a 38 year old mother of three living in Butte, North Dakota. On November 2, 1968, after a night out, a male friend dropped Donna off at her house. She was never seen again. 48 years later, private citizen Eric Grabowsky took an interest in her disappearance. On this episode, we talk to him about the early stages of his work to solve this case.
Jeff Joseph was a 45 year old businessman from Louisiana. He loved wearing fedoras and never said no to a friend who asked for help. On June 21st, 2014, he was in Northern California for an appointment before heading to land he leased in the area. Jeff never arrived for the meeting, and didn’t show up at his property later. He was never seen again.
Pearl Pinson was a 15 year old from Vallejo, CA. She was a typical 21st century teenager who had two siblings. On the morning of May 25, 2016, on her way to school, Pearl was attacked and taken away by Fernando Castro. He was eventually killed by police. She was never seen again.