FBI: More than 1,100 ‘active’ missing-persons cases in Tennessee; exact number unknown
- National missing and unidentifified persons system
- The Doe Network
- National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
- Project Jason
- Cue network
In the early-morning hours of April 26, Megan Maxwell drove to her father’s home in Newport to check on him. From there, at 4:27 a.m., she called a friend to say all was OK and she would return home after finishing a cigarette.
About 90 minutes later, Newport Police Officer Derek Wright headed home after working a night shift. He came upon a car fully engulfed in flames on Highway 25/70 about six miles east of town.
The red 2001 Mitsubishi was