Middle Tennessee Mysteries

Unsolved Murders

John Doe in La Vergne

Rutherford County: John Doe

Jan 22, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

In 1978, a man was found, shot and burned, in La Vergne, Tennessee. Nearly 40 years later, he is still unidentified. "I look at this guy and think, when he was 5 years old, h.... Read More
Cordie Cheek's lynching

Maury County: Cordie Cheek & the Columbia Race Riot of 1946

Jan 15, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Rural southern towns in the first half of the 20th century were tinderboxes just waiting for a spark to light the fires of injustice. Those fires were kindled twice in Maury.... Read More
Wanda June Anderson, Reba Kay Green and Kathy Jones

Davidson County: Did a serial killer stalk Nashville in the '60s?

Jan 08, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Starting in 1965, Nashville was terrified by the prospect that a killing rapist was on the loose, targeting girls and women across the city. Over the course of four years,&nb.... Read More
Pam Miracle

Rutherford County: Pamela Miracle

Dec 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Detectives think it could have been domestic violence or it could have been something else entirely that tragically cut Pamela Miracle's life short in 1991. Miracle disappear.... Read More
Davidson County: Winnie Gebremicael

Davidson County: Winnie Gebremicael

Dec 04, 2017 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

The body of Freweini “Winnie” Gebremicael was found burned in 2006 on the side of the road with a bullet in her head. Gebremicael, 34 when she died, had been miss.... Read More
Gregg Hawkins

Rutherford County: Gregg Hawkins

Nov 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

More than two years after he was killed in 2015, detectives are still searching for the people responsible for the death of William Gregory Hawkins. Hawkins was killed in wha.... Read More