Someone Knows Something

Someone Knows Something

Canada

On June 12th, 1972, five-year-old Adrien McNaughton wandered away from his family at a lake in eastern Ontario and disappeared without a trace. In season one of SKS, host David Ridgen, who grew up in the area, goes back in a search for answers.

Episodes

S2 Episode 8: Gwen  

Gwen speaks about her relationship with Michael Lavoie, what she recalls from those crucial days in January 1998, and the effect that Sheryl's disappearance had on Gwen and her family.

S2 Episode 7: Ghost  

David drives cross-country to meet with Gwen, Michael Lavoie's partner of many years. Retired detectives share new details about their investigation. And a local reporter reveals a previously unreported story about Lavoie.

S2 Episode 6: Stepbrother  

David tracks down Michael Lavoie's stepbrother, Mark Dempsey, and talks to him about family, betrayal and the criminal code.

S2 Episode 5: Girlfriend  

In the weeks surrounding Sheryl's disappearance, Michael Lavoie began a relationship with another woman, Sheila Darbyson. Sheila talks for the first time about many surprising details. (Episode 6 will be released on Monday, January 2, 2017)

S2 Episode 4: Intimation  

The search for more information about Sheryl’s disappearance begins to both widen and focus on the details, as David uses everything from Facebook to knocking on doors to try to figure out what might have happened to Sheryl.

S1 Update  

The investigation into the Adrien McNaughton case continues. Since the season finale, there have been meetings with police, two search dives and some discoveries.

S2 Episode 3: Blondie  

Who was Sheryl Sheppard? David speaks to her family, friends and coworkers to try to find out if there was anything in her past that could provide clues to explain her sudden disappearance.

S2 Episode 2: The Hammer  

Hamilton police discover Sheryl Sheppard’s fiancé, Michael Lavoie, parked in a storage locker overcome by exhaust fumes. SKS host David Ridgen talks to police about their original investigation to begin piecing together what happened that fateful weekend.

S2 Episode 1: The Trailer Park  

When Odette Fisher returned from holidays in New Brunswick, she expected her daughter, Sheryl Sheppard, to pick her up at the train station. Sheryl never showed up. And Sheryl’s new fiancé said he hadn’t seen her for days.

SKS Season 2 Preview  

New case. New leads. New hope. David Ridgen is back, investigating another missing person cold case. Season 2 of Someone Knows Something will launch Nov 21.

Love Me: A new podcast from CBC  

Host David Ridgen recommends the new CBC original podcast Love Me.

Any Questions?  

On May 18, SKS will be hosting a Facebook Live Q&A with David Ridgen, hosted by Talia Schlanger. Find out how to watch, and how to submit a question of your own.

S1 Episode 11: Terminus  

In the season finale of SKS, David Ridgen wraps up loose ends, looks into ways to continue the investigation into Adrien's disappearance, and speaks with the McNaughton family about their experience of reopening the case.

S1 Episode 10: The Abyss  

Five scuba divers conduct a search of Holmes Lake.

S1 Episode 9: What we know  

The investigation pauses as the search divers wait for Holmes Lake to thaw. In the meantime, SKS revisits the people, information and new leads that have been uncovered in the case so far.

S1 Episode 8: Clyde Forks  

Two psychics pointed to the remote town of Clyde Forks in their readings of Adrien McNaughton's fate and whereabouts. Could the missing boy have grown up in a secluded town an hour's drive from his family home?

S1 Episode 7: First Attempt  

A divemaster prepares to search Holmes Lake before winter arrives ‚Äčand the lake freezes over. And John Gervais identifies the mysterious vehicle he saw at the lake the day Adrien disappeared.

S1 Episode 6: The scent  

The cadaver dogs continue their search for the scent of human remains in the Holmes Lake area.

S1 Episode 5: Breeze & Grief  

Two cadaver dogs are brought in to search the area of Holmes Lake where five-year-old Adrien McNaughton was last seen.

S1 Episode 4: Hello, Adrien?  

Is Adrien still alive? If so, what would he look like today? Forensic artist Diana Trepkov creates a series of age-progression sketches to help SKS in their quest to solve the mystery of McNaughton's disappearance.

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