When 17 year old Alissa Turney went missing from Phoenix in 2001, most agreed she had run away. As more facts about her life started to surface over the years, it now appears likely that she never made it far from her home. This podcast documentary seeks to have a fresh look at this unsolved case.
THE LAST DAY
"The story of her being a runaway, just kinda fell apart."
Love or Control?
“I remember always having a strange feeling when I was there when I was a kid.”
THE MADMAN MARTYR
"You realize how stupid you were, because family men shouldn’t be involved in this kind of stuff."
A Fear Come True
“If he did it, I do not think that he thinks he did it."
"When you dropped me off at school today, I decided that I really am going to California."
“If you believe Mike and his manifesto, her body is in Desert Center, California."
EPISODE 7 - BONUS
Update 1: The aftermath
Casual chat with Sarah Turney about the events that followed the release of the podcast
EPISODE 8 - BONUS
Update 2: The lost friend
Alissa's good friend Charity offers some rare insight into what was going on
EPISODE 9 - BONUS
Update 3: The party
Alissa's friend Jessica Case tells us Alissa was supposed to attend a party on the night she went missing. Did that party cause the argument with her stepfather?
EPISODE 10 - BONUS
Update 4: Surprise call
I speak with Alissa's biological father for the first time and learn a lot of interesting new things
EPISODE 11 - BONUS
Update 5: The Confrontation
I obtain an interview with the man himself. Michael Turney offers his point of view.
EPISODE 12 - BONUS
Update 6: Cycle of Abuse
Another woman comes forward with new accusations against Michael Turney. We also learn shocking information about the extended Turney family.
EPISODE 13 - BONUS
Update 7: Secrets of a family
Donna tells the story of her close encounter with death and reveals disturbing family secrets
EPISODE 14 - BONUS
Update 8: Erased
Legendary prosecutors Juan Martinez and Tad DiBiase talk about no body murder trials