Buried

Buried

Carey Mae Parker has been missing from northeast Texas since 1991. People go missing every day, but there's something unusual about Carey's case. After two decades without answers, family members made a shocking discovery: Police never launched an investigation. We spent a year searching for clues about Carey's disappearance. And about the people who let it happen.... Show More

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July 24, 2019 41 min
The Buried Lede is an opportunity to connect with the people behind Buried. Send questions and ideas to buried@ketr.org; we'll answer on future episodes. And keep up with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. You can subscribe to Buried for free on NPR One, Apple Podcasts, CastBox and anywhere else you listen to podcasts. Files: Public Reprimand of Dan Robertson -- July 1995
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July 9, 2019 63 min
On Thursday, Feb. 21, 1991, a Quinlan police officer arrested Carey Mae Parker on a warrant for traffic offenses. Here's what happened next.
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June 20, 2019 2 min
Law enforcement officials in the Lake Tawakoni area had a reputation for corruption and criminality -- much of it deserved -- throughout the 1990s. Police officers in south Hunt County say they're still picking up the pieces.
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July 12, 2018 3 min
In November 2016, a detective from the Hunt Co. Sheriff's Office traveled to Tishomingo, OK, to track down and question Carey's ex-boyfriend Cody. Cody tells Sgt. Jeff Haines that Carey started "stalking" him and followed him to a party in Hawk Cove, TX. Cody says that was the last time he saw her.
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June 14, 2018 2 min
Janice and Cody lived together for a year in Oklahoma. She says that not long after they started dating, he mentioned Carey and the last time he says he saw her. He told her that Carey threw a drink in his face before leaving a party. Carey's brother Glenn says that Cody's father started acting strangely after her disappearance. He believes they both knew something about it.
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May 31, 2018 2 min
In the five years after Carey's family filed its missing person report, the Hunt Co. Sheriff’s Office didn't interview her ex-boyfriend Cody. So, one day in May 2014, her son Brian took matters into his own hands. In a 7-minute call, Brian questions Cody about some of the things his grandfather told the family about a party and a fight in a place called Hawk Cove.
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