The Mystery Encyclopedia


Disappearance of Lakisha Shantella Taylor

Since June 13, 2008, Lakisha Taylor’s whereabouts have remained unknown. She was last seen by her cousin on the morning of her disappearance. Police believe foul play is likely.

Disappearance of Dennis Martin

On June 14, 1969, Dennis Martin was playing with his brother, Doug, and other young campers when the trio attempted to scare the elder Martin, Clyde. When Dennis failed to jump out of the woods the family became concerned and began calling and searching for Dennis.

Disappearance of Jennifer Kesse

On January 23, 2006, Jennifer Kesse last spoke to her boyfriend at 10 pm. Evidence in her apartment suggested she readied for work on the morning of January 24; however, there are no confirmed sightings of the 24 year-old since the previous day.  The Kesse family continue to search for Jennifer.

Disappearance of Brianna Maitland

Brianna Maitland was 17 years old at the time of her disappearance on March 20, 1994. Her car was discovered the following day partially hidden behind an old barn. Her coworkers last saw Brianna the night she disappeared after her shift at the Black Lantern Inn.

Disappearance of Leah Roberts

On March 18, 2000, joggers along a road near the Mount Baker Highway in Whatcom County, Washington, United States reported seeing a wrecked vehicle at the bottom of an embankment near Canyon Creek, a tributary of the North Fork of the Nooksack River. Investigating deputy sheriffs found a white 1993 Jeep Cherokee with North Carolina license plates.

Disappearance of Maura Murray

University of Massachusetts Amherst student Maura Murray disappeared from a road trip into New Hampshire on February 9, 2004. Her final destination is unknown because her trip was unknown to friends and family. Her last known sighting and location is on Route 112 near Woodsville, New Hampshire, a village in the town of Haverhill. The 21 year old nursing student was involved in a single car accident at the time of her disappearance.