When a kindergartener is abducted while waiting for the school bus, hundreds of searchers scour small-town North Carolina and discover that their worst fears have come true. The murder of a beloved child haunts a community and remains an ongoing investigation in this episode of Last Seen Alive.

Sources used to research Brittany’s case for this episode:

‘It hurts’: Hoke County Residents Still Remember the Brittany Locklear Murder Case (Michael Futch / Fayetteville Observer)

Eight Years Later, Slaying of 5-Year-Old Remains Unsolved (WRAL News)

Death of an Angel: The Murder of Brittany Locklear (Jenn Baxter / Medium.com)

New Lead Emerges In Brittany Locklear Case (WRAL News)

Suspect ID’d in Slaying of 5-Year-Old (The Robesonian)

Brittany Locklear (uncovered.com)

N.C. Man Charged with 1986 Murder of 4-Year-Old Girl, Who Was Taken from Bed While Family Slept (Christine Pelisek / people.com)

Thomas Eric McDowell: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know (Jessica McBride / heavy.com)

If you know anything about the murder of Brittany Locklear, please contact the Hoke County Sheriff’s Office at 910-875-5111. 



Sources used to research Tonee’s case for this episode:

Family Desperate for Answers One Year After Young Pittsburg Artist Vanished (WPXI News)

Pittsburgh Police Continue To Investigate Disappearance Of 22-Year-Old Tonee Turner (Amy Wadas / CBS Pittsburgh)

Police, Family Search for Pittsburgh Artist, 22, Missing Since Dec. 30 (Crystal Bonvillian / Kiro 7 News)

Search For Missing 22-Year-Old Tonee Turner Leads Friends, Family To Hill District (CBS News Pittsburgh)

Have You Seen Tonee Turner? Pittsburgh Girl Joins Unfortunate List of Missing Black Girls (Stacy M. Brown / NNPA BlackPress)

Pittsburgh Police Searching for Missing 22-Year-Old Woman (WTAE News)

If you know anything about the disappearance of Tonee Turner, please call the Pittsburgh Police Department’s Missing Persons Investigation Division at 412-232-7141.

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