Middle Tennessee Mysteries is dedicated to shining a light on cold cases, unsolved murders and missing people in Tennessee.

Eric Baxter was murdered in Dickson County

Dickson County: Eric Baxter

Dec 30, 2019 at 07:36 pm by Michelle Willard

Despite a $50,000 reward and national exposure, it took 17 years for the arrest of the men responsible for the execution-style murder of Dickson's Eric Baxter. Then Dickson.... Read More
Carmella Maria Gutierrez

Hamilton County: Carmella Maria Gutierrez

Dec 17, 2019 at 03:54 pm by Michelle Willard

Carmella Maria Gutierrez was having martial problems when she disappeared in 1990. She had moved to Tennessee from Connecticut with her husband Melchore Benito Gutierrez bu.... Read More
Leslie Townsend Jr. of Chattanooga

Hamilton County: Leslie Townsend Jr.

Dec 09, 2019 at 07:44 pm by Michelle Willard

On Oct. 8, 2012, Leslie Townsend Jr. sat in a car in the driveway of his mother's home in Chattanooga. It was the same home at which his uncle had been killed. A death that w.... Read More
John Brewer Jr. went missing from Cheatham County

Cheatham County: John Brewer Jr.

Dec 02, 2019 at 04:04 pm by Michelle Willard

On May 8, 2013, Johnny Brewer walked into a bank in Pegram, Tennessee, to withdraw money. After causing a scene, he was asked to leave and walked out, never to be seen again..... Read More
Cayce Lynn McDaniel

Gibson County: Cayce Lynn McDaniel

Nov 18, 2019 at 04:37 pm by Michelle Willard

  The last time Cayce Lynn McDaniel's friends saw her, she was having fun at a church dance. After the dance, a family friend and church chaperone dropped her off at ho.... Read More
Karen Swift was killed in 2011 in Dyer County

Dyer County: Karen Swift

Nov 11, 2019 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Kudzu vines have reclaimed the spot where Karen Swift's body was found in Dyer County, which is marked by a makeshift memorial placed by her friends. The mother of four went.... Read More
Amanda Wilkerson Crawford is missing from Putnam County

Putnam County: Amanda Wilkerson Crawford

Nov 04, 2019 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

  Right before Amanda Crawford got married and went on a sightseeing trip with her new husband, she called her teenage son. Matthew Crawford said he hasn't heard from hi.... Read More
The Bell Witch was rumored to return in 1937.

Robertson County: John Bell Sr. and The Bell Witch

Oct 31, 2019 at 11:24 am by Michelle Willard

Tennessee has long been a mysterious land, fulled with legends of ghosts and goblins dating back to close to its founding.  One of the most prominent legends is that of.... Read More
Sara McPherson was shot to death Oct. 31, 2012

Wilson County: Sara McPherson

Oct 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Halloween was a special day her Sara McPherson. The Mt. Juliet mother married her husband on Oct. 31, 2001, after the pair met in Idaho. The couple were separated but go.... Read More
Mickey Moore from Hamblen County

Hamblen County: Mickey Moore

Oct 21, 2019 at 02:16 pm by Michelle Willard

The opioid crisis has caused countless deaths over the past decade, but not all of them have been overdoses. Michelle "Mickey" Moore was found beaten to death March 3, 2003,.... Read More