Shattered: Black Friday

Shattered: Black Friday

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The Missing Skelton Boys
12 | Getting to the Point
Apr 13 • 25 min
Tanner, Alexander and Andrew Skelton’s whereabouts continue to be a mystery. Their father, John has kept the information needed to crack the case locked up inside his head, but now he’s talking. In our second conversation on the phone with John, he opens…
11 | Inmate #812593
Apr 6 • 34 min
After the exchange of letters, a visit to the prison and many emails, John Skelton calls us on the phone. The public will hear John’s words in his own voice for the first time in several years. He talks about his meeting with Mose Gingerich, his heart…
10 | Dear John
Mar 29 • 31 min
John Skelton has been silent for the better part of a decade. WDIV’s Sandra Ali and Jeremy Allen do their best to get him to speak. In the meantime, police bring someone with Amish ties to confront John. If you have any information about this case please…
9 | Missoula, Montana
Mar 23 • 26 min
As investigators work the Skelton case in Michigan, something pops up, but way off their radar. Human remains are found in Missoula, Montana – the remains of 3 kids. Lead Investigator Jeremy Brewer and Tanya try to figure out a connection to Montana.…
8 | Southern Discomfort
Mar 16 • 36 min
John Skelton’s family in Morenci stays tight-lipped about the case. His mother, father and sister live a thousand miles away in Florida. Jeremy Allen heads to Jacksonville, seeking a perspective we haven’t yet heard. If you have any information about this…
7 | Holiday Road
Mar 9 • 30 min
Early morning, Black Friday, 2010, John Skelton’s cell phone registers to cell phone towers between Morenci, Michigan and Holiday City, Ohio. Somewhere along this route is where police believe he made his children disappear. Lead Investigator Jeremy…
6 | A Simpler Story
Mar 2 • 24 min
John Skelton’s stories change every time he tells them. One that has been told, more than once, is that he gave his children to the Amish. Because they are such a private people, there’s no record of their thoughts on this possibility. WDIV’s Sandra Ali…
5 | Me, Myself and John
Feb 23 • 23 min
With his three sons missing, John sits inside a Michigan prison cell. He doesn’t seem worried, but he also doesn’t seem to feel guilty. Hear John tell his story, for the first time, in his own words. If you have any information about this case please call…
4 | A Family Thing
Feb 16 • 39 min
We’re welcomed into the home of Tanya Skelton. We get into the alleged abuse of her own sons and John’s family’s take on what he did or didn’t do. Tanya also reveals what built her back up after an emotional breakdown. If you have any information about…
3 | Maze Runners
Feb 9 • 29 min
John Skelton sits alone in a cell, with all the answers locked away deep inside his mind. Chief Larry Weeks and Detective Lt. Jeremy Brewer are the past and present lead investigators on the case. Is there any way to find the answers, find the boys,…
2 | Irreversible
Feb 2 • 31 min
Andrew, Alexander and Tanner are missing. But before their dad, John, made them vanish, a storm was brewing between him and his wife, Tanya. Tanya gives us a glimpse into life with John before Black Friday 2010. If you have any information about the…
1 | Shattered
Feb 2 • 29 min
The Skeltons, a family of 5, once whole and together has been shattered. John, the father, begins acting erratically and eventually pushes mom, Tanya, too far. But he’s not done there. His anger toward Tanya leads to the eventual disappearance of…
Coming Soon: Shattered
Jan 26 • 2 min
Welcome to Shattered, a new true-crime podcast from WDIV in Detroit. Season 1 chronicles the young Skelton brothers’ disappearance on Black Friday, 2010. The mystery of what happened to the boys remains open, with their small Michigan hometown wondering -…