Katelin Akens: Disappeared en route to airport in 2015

19-year-old Katelin Akens vanished without a trace after being dropped of at a Virginia mall. She planned on taking a metro train to Reagan Airport, but she never made her flight and has not been seen since.

About the Case

Katelin Akens was visiting her home state of Virginia between December 1, 2015 and December 5, 2015 after her sister had a baby.

On December 5th, she was scheduled to take a 5:40 p.m. flight out of Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport back to Arizona where she resided with her fiancée, Amber Rios. read more

Lyle Stevik: Dead Man in Room 5

Thank you to Mary for suggesting this puzzling case!

Lyle StevikLyle Stevik was found dead in room 5 of Lake Quinault Inn in Amanda Park, WA in 2001 from what appeared to be a suicide. Lyle left no identification and police were unable to find out his true identity. They were certain Lyle Stevik was not his real name. To this day, his identity remains unknown. read more

David Vernon Lovely: Disappeared in Wyoming in 1985

19-year-old David Vernon Lovely disappeared in Wyoming while traveling cross-country with his family in 1985. He has never been found.

About the Case

David Lovely
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In August 1985, David Lovely, 19, was traveling from California to Massachusetts on a cross-county move with his mother, Jackie Aubut, and his 18-year-old sister, Alison Lovely. Alison and Jackie were driving the yellow Ryder truck, and David was riding his motorcycle. Jackie and Alison checked on David every 30 miles. read more

The Strange Disappearance of Lars Mittank

28-year-old Lars Mittank of Germany disappeared after fleeing an airport in Bulgaria in July 2014. His bizarre behavior was caught on the airport’s security cam, and he has not bee seen since.

About the Case

Lars MittankOn June 30, 2014, Lars Mittank, 28, traveled to Golden Sands, Bulgaria with a group of friends. The resort town is a popular destination for young Europeans. The group stayed at HVD Viva Hotel and planned on heading home July 7th. read more

Emma Fillipoff: Vanished from Victoria, British Columbia in 2012

In 2012, Emma Fillipoff, 26, vanished from Victoria, British Columbia after behaving oddly in the downtown area. She has not been seen since.

About the Case

Emma Fillipoff
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Emma Fillipoff moved to Victoria, BC from Perth, Ontario in the fall of 2011 and lived with a childhood friend and the friend’s partner for a few months. Shortly after her arrival, Emma gained employment at Red Fish Blue Fish seasonal seafood restaurant in Victoria. She left the restaurant in October 2012 and assured coworkers she would return in the spring. read more