A 6-year-old South Carolina lady who disappeared after getting off a college bus this week has been found useless, in line with studies.
The physique of Faye Marie Swetlik, who had been lacking from her Cayce house since Monday, was found Thursday, The State studies.
“It’s with extraordinarily heavy hearts we’re saying we found a physique the coroner recognized as Faye Marie Swetlik,” Cayce Division of Public Security Director Byron Snellgrove advised reporters throughout a information convention.
Investigators additionally famous that they’d found the physique of a person within the lady’s Churchill Heights neighborhood throughout the investigation, however didn’t provide any particulars to attach the 2 deaths, WPDE studies.
“That investigation has simply begun,” Snellgrove advised reporters.
A murder investigation into the lady’s loss of life has been launched, Snellgrove mentioned.
Detectives don’t imagine there’s any ongoing menace to the group, he added.
The primary-grader disappeared on Monday after getting off a college bus in her neighborhood. Family members final noticed her taking part in in a yard earlier than reporting her lacking to police at about 5 p.m. Monday.
No suspects have been recognized within the lady’s loss of life, Snellgrove mentioned.
The lady’s mother and father, alongside together with her mom’s boyfriend, have been cooperating with investigators, in line with native studies.
With Submit wires