Summer Wells vanished from her parents’ home in rural Hawkins County, Tennessee, on June 15, 2021. Summer’s mother, Candus, claims she believes that Summer was abducted.

“We know you didn’t do anything to her,” says Dr. Phil to Candus. “So if it wasn’t you, then who was it?”

“I wish I knew,” Candus responds, on Friday’s conclusion of this two-part episode, “Summer Wells Disappearance: What Do the Parents Know?” She insists that she doesn’t know who – or why – anyone would take her daughter. Does Summer’s father, Don, have a different response?

Check your local listing to find out where you can watch.

WATCH: Why Summer Wells’ Father Says He was ‘Scared To Death’ For The Lives Of His Other Children

If you have any knowledge of or information on the whereabouts of Summer Wells, please call the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation at 800-TBI-FIND (800-824-3463) or send tips to For more on the investigation, visit



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