4. Dimensions Compared ATV Dimension Length 68.3 Overall Width
40.0Wheelbase44.5 Jeep Bed Dimension Length 61.5 Width at wheel
house 36.0 Source: Photos taken by Trever Casteel
5. ATV Tires
Tires are not flat when recovered except one.
Vernon Ellis saw atvs being dumped and heard something pop as
stated in his interview.Could this have been theonetire that was
Photo Source: Ch 9/Ch 3 news footage/Photos Given to the attorneys
by the state
6. July 9,1988 Moon
Data pulled from the U.S Navel Observatory
Phase of the Moon on 9 July: waning crescent with 18% of the Moon's
visible disk illuminated.www.wisegorilla.com Data from
7. Bullet Casing
Found in among the picture(s) given to the attorneys by the
Where is this bullet casing?
What tests were performed on the casing and where are the
Source: Photos given to the attorneys by the state
9. Tire Tracks
10. Bullet CasingSource: Photos given to the attorneys by the
11. Gloves FoundReport Date 12/26/88
12. Gloves (Continued)
There are no picture(s) of these gloves orpicture(s) of the
There is no evidence of testing of said gloves.
Where are these gloves now ?
13. A Drug Party
Who was at this drug party?
Source: Chattanooga Times Article Date: 7/3/89 Map Source:TVA Map
14. White Board Found by Det. Parham and Sneed at the Site of
ATV Recovery.Was the Blood Tested?Where Is the Board?Where Are the
Results of Test, If Any?
Photo Source: City Confidential
Photo Source States Photos
15. Sandy & Sammy Smith
The Smiths were on the gap (Roberts Mill Road).
The gap leads to a trail leading to buzzard point where a drug
party is taking place.
Mr. Smith states a motorcycle and a three wheeler passes by
The investigators donotquestion the color or make of the three
Source: Interview given by Sneed and Parham 1/12/1990
16. Sandy & Sammy Interview Source: Interview given by
Sneed and Parham 1/12/1990
17. Logbook 1 Poorquality copies
18. Impersonating an Officer
Why was this person not questioned further?
Source: Brian Hackett's InvestigationSource: Marion County
Courthouse/ Sessions Court Log Pg. 284 Case #7535
19. Investigation (Brian Hackett)
Steven Haven Interview:
Mr. Havens father, Grady Haven, worked with Richard Mason.
Grady Haven told Mr. Haven thatthe reason Richard Mason went
out riding that day was because he had seen something being dropped
from a plane. It was also said that this was the reason Mason had
According to Steven Haven this came from Richard Masons
20. Investigation (Brian Hackett)
Herschel Green Interview.
While talking with Mr. Green and his wife, she said there was a
low flying plane flying above the area of the reported crime
Mr. Green identified this plane as a Cub Single engine.