Middle Tennessee Mysteries

Middle Tennessee Mysteries is a True Crime website that is dedicated to shining a light on the notorious cold cases, unsolved murders and missing people in Tennessee.

Signal Mountain Murders

Hamilton County: Signal Mountain Murders

May 20, 2019 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Searchers knew they were on the right track when they found a patch of matted grass at the end of the tire tracks. It wasn't just how the grass had been forced and bent, but t.... Read More
Montgomery County: Crista Bramlitt

Montgomery County: Crista Bramlitt

May 13, 2019 at 02:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Crista Bramlitt hadn't been living in her home for very long. Either just a few weeks or a month when she was found lifeless on the floor of her living room on Oct. 28, 1996..... Read More
Johnny Mack Salyer

Hamilton County: Johnny Mack Salyer

May 06, 2019 at 08:12 pm by Michelle Willard

On June 3, 1981, a couple found a locked 55-gallon drum floating in Chickamauga Lake near Chattanooga. Alarmed by the smell, they called the Hamilton County Sheriff's O.... Read More
The Harpe Brothers

Knox County: America's first serial killers The Harpe Brothers

Apr 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Often called America's First Serial Killers, "Big" and "Little" Harpe admitted to killing at least 28 people in East Tennessee and Kentucky. Over nine months in 1798-1799, it.... Read More
Janson Brewer

Lawrence County: Janson Brewer and Daniel 'Shawn' Braden

Apr 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

On Aug. 16, 2016, Janson Brewer and Daniel "Shawn" Braden left Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, to travel to Florida.  Along the way, they stopped at a mall in Florence, Al.... Read More
Redin G. Purdy and Charles Henry

Bedford County: Redin G. Purdy and Charles Henry

Apr 15, 2019 at 05:32 pm by Michelle Willard

Shots rang out from the dark on Halloween night 1911 in Shelbyville, striking two Bedford County lawmen dead. Earlier in the afternoon deputies had arrested a man for drunken.... Read More
Elizabeth Diane Vaughn

Sumner County: Elizabeth Diane Vaughn

Apr 08, 2019 at 03:00 pm by Michelle Willard

The months before Elizabeth Diane Vaughn went missing were turbulent. She'd had an affair with a coworker, filed for a divorce from her husband and moved into her own apartm.... Read More
Analyce Guerra

Rutherford County: Analyce Guerra

Apr 01, 2019 at 02:00 pm by Michelle Willard

The last time Analyce Guerra's mother saw her, the 28-month-old was asleep in front of the TV in her family's apartment on Nissan Drive in Smyrna. It was 11:30 p.m. Sunday, A.... Read More
Henry and Kristie Wilson

Putnam County: Henry and Kristie Wilson

Mar 25, 2019 at 03:00 pm by Michelle Willard

The family of Henry and Kristie Wilson believe something terrible happened to the missing couple on May 9, 2018. "No one has seen or heard from them since. I just feel like t.... Read More
Michael Bell in Hardeman County

Hardeman County: Michael Bell

Mar 18, 2019 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Investigators have been stumped since 21-year-old Michael Bell was shot and killed in what at first appeared to be a store robbery on July 23, 1998, but turned out to be more.... Read More