publication date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 (part of Winter 2015)

category: Victims

clue: What happened to this high school senior in a Best Buy parking lot in 1999 should not have become a national cultural obsession in 2014, but it did.

explanation: The story of Lee's murder and its fallout were the subject of the popular podcast series Serial. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, and Erik Bates


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