User Score: 9494
Mysterious Legends: An update on the saga of Flight 19, a squadron of five Navy bombers lost in the Bermuda Triangle in 1945. An aviation expert believes he has located the wreckage of one of the five avengers thirty miles off the Florida coast and a team attempts to bring it to the surface.
Updates: The dragnet for Kevin Poulsen, a computer hacker who went by the nickname, Dark Dante, who allegedly penetrated government computers and phone lines, has been captured.
Repeat segments include:
Final Appeal: Patricia Stallings has been convicted of the 1989 poisoning of her 3-month-old son. Stallings and her husband maintain their son died of a rare genetic disorder that now affects their second son. (Aired: May 8, 1991)
Wanted: Michael Fagan is searching for his kidnapped son, Brandon. Apparently his wife, Pat Fagan, abducted him and Fagan now fears that she may have put him up for adoption. Includes update. (Aired: March 27, 1991)moreless
Wanted: Lisa Melonie Lee, formerly a head teller at a Florida bank, is wanted for stealing nearly half a million dollars. Lee at first claimed the money was to pay off a man who had been threatening her children but she later completely dropped from sight.
Other new segments include the hunt for a con man who bilked lonely, middle-aged women; the arrest of a fugitive cult leader.
Lost Loves: John Nellis searches for his father and son whom he lost contact with in the aftermath of the Vietnam War.
Also, repeat segments on a New York City coin scheme.
Wanted: The search for James Donald King, a convicted murderer, who killed his first wife and is now on the run from North Carolina authorities following the 1988 murder of his second wife. King had been on parole for good behavior after serving a portion of his life term.
Repeat segments include:
Unexplained Death:Troubling questions about the 1989 shooting death of Mississippi teenager Norman Ladner. His death was ruled a suicide, but his parents strongly suspect foul play which may be somehow tied to drug dealers. (Aired: November 21, 1990)
Unexplained Death: The unsolved 1988 shooting of trucker Dwayne McCorkendale, who was allegedly murdered over $25. McCorkendale had been gunned down by a phone booth and authorities are searching for an unknown suspect who had been taunting big rig drivers. (Aired: November 21, 1990)
The Unexplained: Mystery surrounds the identity of a kind carpenter who constructed a magnificent spiral staircase in a small Santa Fe, New Mexico church. (Aired: November 21, 1990)moreless
Wanted: An investigative look into the world of fugitive cult leader, Tony Alamo who is wanted by the FBI on charges of child abuse and of kidnap and murder threats against a Federal judge.
Unexplained Death: An undercover, San Francisco policeman Lester Garnier was found murdered in his car in 1988. Some believe his murder may have been the result of his involvement in cracking down on prostitution.
Repeat segments include:
The Unexplained: A psychic named "Katie" claims she has paranormal abilities. (Aired: October 31, 1990)
Wanted: Rick Church is wanted for the murder of the parents of his girlfriend, Colleen Ritter. (Aired: November 7, 1990)moreless
Final Appeal: Patricia Stallings has been convicted of the 1989 poisoning of her 3 month old son. Stallings and her husband maintain their son died of a rare genetic disorder that now affects their second son.
Repeat segments include:
Wanted: The FBI is searching for a robbery gang suspected in calculated armored-car holdups in Minnesota and Baltimore. (Aired: October 3, 1990)
Mysterious Legends: An investigation in the theories about Amelia Earhart's ill-fated 1937 flight and the possibility that her airplane did not sink into the Pacific. (Aired: November 7, 1990)moreless
Updates: Live radio murder confession is exposed as a hoax.
Wanted: The desperate Sacramento, California search for a killer who fatally shot three men at a convenience store and then killed three employees of a pizza parlor exactly one week later.
Fraud: The dragnet for a Cleveland, Ohio con-woman, Barbara Helga King, who posed as a Countess, and ripped off those who invested in her restaurant.
Unexplained Death: The unsolved 1982 Breckenridge, Colorado murders of Bobbie Oberholtzer, and Annette Kay Schnee. Strangely, the police believe the crimes are connected by a pair of orange socks found on/near both victim's bodies. Bobbie's husband, Jeff, is a suspect.
Lost Loves: Jackie Dragon's search for two long lost sisters.
Updates: Gregory Barker has been captured in Arizona.moreless
Wanted: A report on an Arizona drug smuggling operation run by Rafael Camarena, in which an underground tunnel was used to transport cocaine into the United States from Mexico.
Updates: Full update about the hunt and demise of Dennis Depue.
Lost Loves: Jeannie Wagner is searching for her biological father, Duncan Gilmore, whom she has never met.
Wanted: The unsolved 1982 murder of Hilda Roshea, who may have met her killer at a Virginia singles bar.
Lost Loves: Jeri Graves is searching for her biological parents. Her newborn son is suffering from an unidentified genetic disorder. She is hoping that finding her parents and learning of their medical history may better help doctors treat her son.moreless
Wanted: Struggling pharmacy student Richard Bocklidge is wanted for the 1980 murder of his physician girlfriend, Tonia Kopric, a murder motivated by academic frustrations.
Updates: A report on the capture and subsequent escape of con man Edgar Chase Manerd.
Wanted: The unsolved 1958 disappearance of US Army Lieutenant Paul Whipkey. Declared a deserter by the military, his family believes Whipkey was recruited for a secret mission by the CIA.
Lost Loves: Gwen Sanders is searching for the brother she has not seen in fifty years.
Missing Persons: The unsolved 1986 disappearance of millionaire Jim Rice. Astarte Davis-Rice, Jim's wife and the prime suspect in his disappearance, has since vanished.
Updates: Pat Fagan, wanted for kidnapping of her son, is captured.moreless
Updates: Fugitive killer Dennis Depue commits suicide during a standoff with the Louisiana highway patrol.
Missing Persons: Michael Fagan is searching for his kidnapped son, Brandon. Apparently his wife, Pat Fagan, abducted him and Fagan now fears that she may have put him up for adoption.
Repeat segments include:
Missing Persons: Dan Wilson, an electrician from Spokane, Washington suffered a mental breakdown which led to a bizarre disappearance. (Aired: October 3, 1990)
The Unexplained: Dorothy Izatt, a woman who lives in Canada has over the years captured strange lights on video indicating UFO activity. (Aired: December 12, 1990)
Wanted: Dr. Kenneth Frank was convicted for date rape but fled before he could serve time. (Aired: October 3, 1990)moreless
The Unexplained: A look at Dr. Edgar Cayce's 40-year history of miraculously diagnosing a wide range of illnesses. Cayce's methods continue to be used today when modern medicine fails, despite the fact the established medicine does not endorse his methods.
Unexplained Death: Crystal Spencer moved to Hollywood in 1982 with the hopes of becoming a movie star. After resorting to getting a job as a stripper, Spencer was found dead in her apartment in 1988. Neighbors reported hearing screams from her apartment the night of her death.
Updates: Tips that have come in on John Erwin, Joe Smith and the Judy Himes case.
Wanted: Dennis and Marilyn Depue suffered through a stormy marriage. After getting a divorce, Dennis could not accept that his marriage was over. He later abducted and murdered his wife on Easter Sunday in 1990.moreless
Wanted: "Katherine," a Wisconsin businesswoman is wined and dined by a man who went by the name of Eric Kessler. Kessler hooked her with an idea for a new invention that would revitalize her hair salon business, not knowing he was a con artist who got away with $75,000 of her money.
Repeat segments include:
The Unexplained: A report on the alleged 1965 sightings of UFO activity in the skies over Kecksberg, Pennsylvania. (Aired: September 19, 1990)
Lost Loves: Kimber Tice's meeting with her biological father whom she saw when he was interviewed on a UM update concerning the capture of John Mooney. (Aired: September 19, 1990)moreless
Mysterious Legends: Elliot Ness had cleaned up the mob and gang filled streets of Chicago during the 1920s. However, during the 1930s, Ness moved to Cleveland, Ohio and soon found himself battling a new evil, the Butcher of Kingsbury Run. The butcher was a madman who terrorized the city when suddenly dismembered bodies were being found throughout the city.
Missing Persons: Carolyn and Chuck Smith's divorce results in a bitter custody battle that soon ends with Chuck kidnapping his two sons. Chuck Smith was the son of a powerful rancher in Houston, Texas who used his power to keep the two young boys in hiding.
Unexplained Death: The unsolved 1989 death of Oregon prison reformer Michael Francke. His family believes he was killed because he knew too much about drug dealing and corruption in the state's prison system.
Updates: William McCarthy, Thomas Hickey and Juan Jackson have beencaptured (from 1/9/91 FBI Alert)
Missing Persons: Oded Gordon, an 18-year old autistic man, mysteriously vanished from a New Hampshire care facility. Authorities have received reports of sightings of Gordon and his mother believes he may still be alive.moreless
Unexplained Death: 44 year-old Vancouver pediatric nurse Cindy James is stalked and harassed for seven years until her strange death in 1989. The police feel she staged the harassment campaign herself, and that her death was either an accident, or an unusual suicide.
Wanted: Melanie Martin is wanted for child abduction. Following a bitter divorce, Martin was granted visitation rights for her three children. During one of the visits, she kidnapped her youngest, Poloma Gibson.
Mysterious Legends: A report on the possibility that Butch Cassidy was not killed in Bolivia, but escaped and began a new life as a businessman in Spokane.
Lost Loves: Aleatha Evertz's search for the brothers and sister she hasn't seen in twenty years.moreless
The Unexplained: Two Texas women, Betty Cash and Vickie Landrum, suffer severe burns and symptoms resembling radiation poisoning after a close encounter with a UFO.
Updates: Kidnapped girl Monica Bonilla is reunited with mother after Unsolved Mysteries tipsters mistake her for Nyleen Kay Marshall who had been profiled in an earlier broadcast.
Unexplained Death: A report on five unsolved murders in the Virgin Islands that may be tied to Voodoo.
Lost Loves: A Hungarian man, Frank Acs' four-year search for his sister in America.moreless
Unexplained Death: Tracy Kirkpatrick was a Maryland teenager who had a part-time job at a woman's clothing store. She was found by a police officer, brutally stabbed to death in the storeroom. An anonymous person has called into a hotline claiming he killed Tracy.
Updates: The disappearance of Amelia Earhart has had an interesting update. An aviation archeologist has made the discovery on a South Pacific atoll of a possible artifact from Earhart's missing plane.
Wanted: Steve Wilson, a handyman who worked on a ranch in California, became involved with a woman, Callie Thornburgh, which later led to abuse and harassment. Later, Wilson was convicted of the death of Callie's father and later engineered a daring prison escape.
Lost Loves: The unknown fate of Frank Bloomer, a Navy radio tech whose ship was sunk by the Germans during World War II. His family has reason to believe he may have survived.
Wanted: John Erwin is a con man wanted for embezzlement and for questioning in the murder of his mother.moreless
Wanted: The dragnet for professional bank robber Patrick Michael Mitchell. Mitchell, known as one of the most skilled bank robbers in the United States. Reportedly, every time he robbed a bank, he would wear a comic mask. A roll call of bank robbers including: The Jockey Bandit, Mr. Nasty and the Mary Poppins Bandit.
Lost Loves: Victor Simon, who grew up in Ohio during the Depression, was abandoned by his adopted parents. Simon soon learned he was born to a Hungarian immigrant family and is now searching for living relatives, which may include a brother and two sisters.
Wanted: Frank Allen a Los Angeles businessman, bought a home in Las Vegas where he rented his home out to Joe Smith and his wife Judith and their two daughters. During a 1990 visit, Allen discovered Smith had murdered his wife and two daughters.
The Unexplained: The spooky story of a Nevada home in which two different families have reported supernatural occurrences. Also, an analysis of an unusual photograph that may show a ghost.moreless
Unexplained Death: The alleged hit and run of 13 year-old Russell Evans from Spokane, Washington. Evans was found dead lying in the middle of a city street and his parents suspect a street gang that he had encountered earlier that night beat him to death.
Updates: Jim Fontes' sons have been found.
Wanted: William Bradford Bishop Jr. is wanted for murdering his entire family in 1976. Bishop, who had been a state department employee, he dropped from sight following the murders. Later, a friend of Bishop's was vacationing in Europe when he ran into a man he claims was Bishop.
Treasure: The legend of Adam's lost gold reportedly buried somewhere in the Arizona desert.
FBI Alerts: McCarthy, Hickey & Washington Jr. wanted.moreless
Missing Persons: Judith Himes disappeared in 1965 on her way to have an illegal abortion. In 1990, a police captain in Nebraska began receiving mysterious phone calls from someone claiming that she is still alive and living in Omaha.
Repeat segments include:
Unexplained Death: Illinois Sheriff's officer Ralph Probst. (Aired: August 22, 1990)
Sci-Med: Psychic bonds experienced by identical twins. (Aired: May 2, 1990)
Wanted: The killer of Criminal defense attorney Gretchen Burford. (Aired: September 12, 1990)moreless
Unexplained Death: The unusual 1985 drowning death of Debbie Wolf, a Fayetteville, North Carolina nurse. The police claim her death was an accident. Her family suspects foul play.
Updates: Sandra Kay Beeman, a prison guard has been captured along with her escaped convict boyfriend, Edgar Kerns.
Unexplained Death: Geneva Fuchser's search for the truth about the unsolved disappearance of her grandmother, Conradina Olson, who has been missing for more than eighty years. She believes an unmarked grave in Missouri may in fact be her grandmother's final resting place.
Missing Persons: The unsolved 1963 disappearance of pilot Jeffrey Sullivan, who allegedly vanished while flying over the Caribbean during a covert anti-Castro operation. His family has uncovered evidence that Sullivan may have been apprehended and held prisoner in Cuba.moreless
Missing Persons: A Florida man, Mark Dennis' search for his brother, who reportedly died in Vietnam but who may still be alive.
Updates: Kenneth Robert Stanton has been captured.
Wanted: Ricardo Caputo is a suave Argentina native who is now considered a serial killer after wining and dining numerous women and then killing them.
The Unexplained: Dorothy Izatt, a woman who lives in Canada has over the years captured strange lights on video indicating a possible connection to UFO activity.moreless
Unexplained Death: Pizza delivery man Morris Davis is gunned down in a model home in Great Falls, Montana in 1985. The discovery of the murder weapon three years later deepens the mystery, as its owner provided an airtight alibi for the night of the murder.
Treasure: Rumors of a treasure in Skeleton Canyon in Arizona.
Wanted: A North Carolina secretary named, "Debby" is kidnapped in broad daylight and later raped and shot in the face. Her attacker is still at large.
Lost Heirs: Wealthy British socialite and recluse Dorthea Allen completely obliterated all traces of her past before her 1990 death. If located, her heirs could stand to inherit a 4 million dollar estate.moreless
Updates: Jimmy Aprile, Jr. has been reunited with his children and his ex-wife Melvine has been arrested.
The Unexplained: Coral Polge, a British psychic artist, seems to have the mysterious ability to draw people whom have been long dead and whom she has never seen before. A photographer named Peter Cook recounts his interesting encounter with Polge.
Final Appeal: Johnny Lee Wilson, a mentally handicapped man from Aurora, Missouri, was convicted of the 1986 murder of 79-year-old Pauline Martz. Martz had been bound and gagged and then her home had been set on fire. Wilson claims that he is innocent and that law enforcement officials coerced him into confessing.
Unexplained Death: Kenneth Nygaard was found dead, apparently of carbon monoxide poisoning, in the garage of his North Dakota home. Authorities ruled his death a suicide but his family believes a man named Curtis Heck may have been responsible for his death. Heck and Nygaard reportedly had a bar brawl on the night before his death.moreless
Unexplained Death: Troubling questions about the 1989 shooting death of Mississippi teenager Norman Ladner. His death was ruled a suicide, but his parents strongly suspect foul play which may be somehow tied to drug dealers.
Missing Persons: The search for Nyleen Kay Marshall, a 3 year-old who was abducted while picnicking with her family in Montana in 1983. Her abductor has taunted the police with disturbing letters.
Updates: Laharriet Wade is reunited with a childhood friend whom she met in a children's hospital in 1969.
The Unexplained: Mystery surrounds the identity of a kind carpenter who constructed a magnificent spiral staircase in a small Santa Fe, New Mexico church.
Unexplained Death: The unsolved 1988 shooting of trucker Dwayne McCorkendale, who was allegedly murdered over $25. McCorkendale had been gunned down by a phone booth and authorities are searching for an unknown suspect who had been taunting big rig drivers.moreless
Missing Persons: Police officer, Jim Fontes is searching for his missing sons taken by ex-wife Kathy and her new husband Terry Durkin.
Updates: Police officials have arrested the persons responsible for the 1988 videotaped arson of a home in California, in which the arsonist could be heard on the audio of the tape.
Unexplained Death: The search for the killers of Oneal Moore, a black Sheriff from Washington Parish, Louisiana who was murdered in 1965. Some suspect the attack was racially motivated.
Sci-Med: A report on a Tacoma, Washington woman who claims her dog can predict epileptic seizures.
Wanted: Authorities are searching for the robber who struck in 1987 at Spokane, Washington bank. The robber struck four more times in Washington and managed to always avoid getting his image captured on film. His image was later captured and has been connected to other bank robberies in Arizona.moreless
Updates: Missing teen, Keri Lynn Nixon may have been spotted in a New Kids on the Block music video.
Mysterious Legends: An investigation in the theories about Amelia Earhart's ill-fated 1937 flight and the possibility that her airplane did not sink into the Pacific. Eyewitnesses claim that she had been held hostage by the Japanese on a small island called Saipan.
Wanted: Colleen Ritter of Woodstock, Illionois, began dating Rick Church. When their romance began to cool, Church began stalking her which led to a brutal rampage in which he stabbed her parents to death and then attacked her.
Sci-Med: Dr. Ivan Browning, a climatologist, who has predicted seven earthquakes in the past decade, using special devices predicts that an earthquake will strike in the mid-west in 3 weeks. (His prediction did not come true)moreless
The Unexplained: A South Carolina family who claims their home was spared from Hurricane Hugo after an encounter with a friendly ghost. The legend of the ghost, known as "The Grey Man" began in 1822 when a young man drowned and now his spirit haunts the coastline warning people of oncoming storms and hurricanes.
Missing Persons: The hunt for 29 year-old David Stone, a stock market analyst from California who later became involved in a New Age movement. Stone later vanished in the El Paso desert in 1988 and was last seen wandering through the desert claiming to be "looking for the beast".
The Unexplained: A psychic named "Katie" claims she is gifted with paranormal abilities, which includes sweating gold, crying diamonds and strange trances where she speaks different languages.
Updates: The reincarnation story of Georgia Rudolph has had a surpise update where a man has come forward claiming to have also been reincarnated.
Updates: Kenneth Robert Stanton has been captured.moreless
Wanted: The possible connection between the bizarre 1964 death of Reena Paquette, a housewife from New Hampshire, and the unsolved shooting of her son, Danny, twenty-one years later.
Lost Loves: Mary Carter is searching for her twin sister Martha. They had been separated as infants and she learned she had a twin later in life.
Updates: Update on a previous report about a crooked 1940s orphanage that abducted children and sold them to new parents.
Missing Persons: The Delaware search for Robert Corrado, an accused auto thief who may have staged his 1989 suicide.
Wanted: The FBI dragnet for serial child molester Kenneth Robert Stanton.moreless
Missing Persons: The unsolved 1988 disappearance of Lisa Bishop, a 23 year-old journalist last known to be on board the "Freedon", a freighter bound for Haiti.
Wanted: Edgar Kerns escaped from a Maryland prison and at first it was thought prison guard, Sandra Kay Beeman, has been taken hostage, however, it was later determined that she was romantically involved with Kerns and helped him escape.
Missing Persons: Adam Hecht, the 24 year-old son of a wealthy Beverly Hills movie producer, vanishes after befriending a homeless man who went by the name of Tony on the streets of Los Angeles in 1989.
Treasure: The search for a treasure allegedly buried by Nazis during the final days of World War II.moreless
Unexplained Death: New York liquor store owner Stanley Gryziec is murdered in his home by two masked intruders. His family speculates he may have known too much about unsavory activities taking place at a local bar formerly owned by his deceased brother.
Updates: A suspect in the disappearance of Ed Barbara has been found and it has been revealed that Barbara has passed away.
Wanted: The dragnet for Kevin Poulsen, a computer hacker who went by the nickname, Dark Dante, who allegedly penetrated government computers and phone lines.
Lost Loves: Laharriet Wade searches for a childhood friend whom she met at a children's hospital in 1969.
Wanted: Police search for the identity of a man who confessed to a murder on a live radio broadcast. *In a later episode: it is revealed that this was a hoax.*moreless
Updates: An update on UFO sightings in Gulf Breeze, Florida. A plastic model of a UFO has been discovered and some are now convinced the sightings were a hoax.
Wanted: A woman met a man named Dr. Kenneth Frank at a bar one evening in Bakersfield, California. Later, the woman soon began to suffer from a chest cold and the "doctor" gave her a laced drink, which resulted in her being raped. The doctor would later drug and rape another woman; he was later convicted but fled before he could serve time.
Missing Persons: Following a divorce in 1986, Dan Wilson, an electrician from Spokane, Washington suffered a mental breakdown. Later in 1988, Wilson had an outburst at work, which later led to a bizarre disappearance. His abandoned car was found along a road in Montana.
Wanted: The FBI is searching for a robbery gang suspected in calculated armored-car holdups in Minnesota and Baltimore. In each robbery, the masked gang has easily gotten away with over a billion dollars.moreless
Mysterious Legends: The saga of Flight 19, a squadron of five Navy bombers lost in the Bermuda Triangle in 1945. An aviation expert believes he has located the wreckage of one of the five avengers thirty miles off the Florida coast.
Wanted: A wealthy real estate tycoon and civic leader, Eugene Bailey became the victim of a 1977 assassination attempt which claimed the life of both Bailey and one of his friends. The alleged killer, Clay Taylor, is still at large.
Lost Loves: The Heck family was made up of six siblings, they were later separated by adoption and the five siblings are searching for the lost sixth sibling, Tommy.
Wanted: Anti-drug activist C.W. Roddy is gunned down in her home in Palo Alto, California, on New Years 1990, officials are looking for those responsible.moreless
The Unexplained: A report on the alleged 1965 sightings of UFO activity in the skies over Kecksberg, Pennsylvania. Eyewitnesses report that a UFO had crashed in a wooded area and that the government covered-up the incident.
Lost Loves: A woman's first meeting with her biological father whom she saw when he was interviewed on a UM update concerning the capture of John Mooney.
Wanted: A man and his son pull over on the side of a road in Stockton, California and discover a mysterious videotape. Police are now searching the Stockton area for a cunning arsonist who made that video of a fire that he had set. The arsonist spoke throughout the video and referenced someone named "Omar."
FBI Alert: several fugitives are profiled.moreless