Two individuals from Temple, Texas — Michael Swearingin, 32, and Jenna Scott, 28 — are lacking and a automobile they have been in was discovered deserted in Austin, Texas. Nobody has heard from them since very early Friday morning, and their family and friends are hoping anybody with info will come ahead.
1. Their Grey Hyundai Genesis Was Present in Austin with the Doorways Unlocked
Michael and Jenna have been final seen in a grey Hyundai Genesis, CBS Austin reported. The 2 had gone to Austin to hang around with associates, KCENTV reported.
However the automobile was present in Austin and the 2 have been nowhere to be seen. The automobile was discovered on East 12th Avenue and Poquito Avenue, KXAN reported. The map above exhibits roughly the place the automobile was discovered. Michael’s telephone was discovered a block away, KCENTV famous.
The automobile was discovered by associates utilizing monitoring companies. Jenna’s brother Talon stated on Fb that the automobile was seen with the doorways unlocked and in a neighborhood they’d not have gone to. Richie Davis, one among Michael’s associates, stated on Fb that the automobile had been parked with the doorways unlocked for greater than 24 hours earlier than they discovered it. Davis stated the telephone stopped monitoring across the nook from the place the automobile was discovered.
2. Household & Buddies Imagine Their Disappearance Might Have Concerned Foul Play
Jenna and Michael are from Temple, Texas. They have been final heard from round Three a.m. on Friday, January Four below suspicious circumstances. Michael was final seen at 4:10 p.m. on Thursday, January Three and Jenna was final seen that very same day at 4:38 p.m., TDTNews reported.
Though the automobile was present in Austin, his family and friends are additionally looking for clues in Temple. On January 7, Michael’s pal Richie Davis wrote on Fb that safety footage was deleted at Michael’s house, which has left Michael’s associates suspicious. Davis confirmed this with TDTNews. “We suspect foul play inside (Swearingin’s) home based mostly on the safety updates,” he stated. “Nonetheless, all footage was fully deleted from his house laptop round 8:30 p.m. and the digital camera was shut off.”
Davis wrote on Fb that messages have been despatched from Michael’s telephone round Three a.m. Friday that “weren’t him however have been attempting to faux to be him.” Legislation enforcement has not commented on this.
Jenna’s youthful brother, Talon Scott, stated the household believes foul play could have been concerned of their disappearance, KXAN reported. On his Fb web page, Talon shared, “I personally consider it is a kidnapping/hostage or worse scenario. In the event you see this standing I not less than ask you to share it and if that’s the case inclined, name the Texas Rangers and allow them to know that cherished members of the neighborhood are lacking. Any assist given is significantly appreciated on my own and the household and associates of those stunning souls.”
The household employed two non-public investigators and is working carefully with Austin and Temple police. Talon stated his sister doesn’t have an lively Fb account.
Michael’s mom, Deborah Daniel-Harrison, clarified on a public Fb submit that Michael and Jenna have been associates they usually weren’t relationship.
If in case you have any clues from both Temple or Austin, please name the police.
3. Jenna Had Been Making Plans for Her Daughter’s 10th Birthday Social gathering When She Disappeared
Jenna had been planning a party for her daughter, who turns 10 on Tuesday, Jenna’s brother Talon advised KXAN. She wouldn’t simply disappear proper earlier than her baby’s birthday.
Their disappearance is totally out of character for each of them. Jenna’s father, Jonathan, advised CBS Austin that the 2 are very accountable. “They’d have let any person know in the event that they have been doing one thing,” he stated. Jonathan stated he’s coming to Austin to cross out fliers and attempt to discover them.
Jenna’s pal, Kim Martin, advised KXAN that Jenna used to go to Austin continuously. “Her disappearance is de facto out of character,” she stated.
Swearingin has had coronary heart issues up to now, so there are additionally issues about his well being, his mom advised CBS Austin.
4. A GoFundMe Has Been Established to Assist with the Search
A GoFundMe has been set as much as assist with the search. To date, $4,285 has been raised because the fund was began on January 6. Donations will likely be utilized to personal investigator charges and to the search efforts.
In response to Michael’s LinkedIn, he works for Spectrum Enterprise as a market supervisor in Central Texas. Previous to that, he was based mostly out of Austin, Texas for his employment and graduated from Austin Neighborhood Faculty after attending Temple Faculty. At one level Jenna was engaged on a grasp’s diploma.
5. Jenna Is 5’5″ with a Maple Leaf Tattoo on Her Neck, & Michael Is 6-Ft, 220 Kilos
Jenna’s pal Kaylie Zachary stated on Fb that Michael is about 6-feet-tall and 220 kilos, and Jenna is 5’5″, 120 kilos, and has a crimson maple leaf tattoo on the again of her neck.
Michael’s public social media posts have been largely about religion and video video games. One in all his final public Fb posts was made Might 31, 2018 when he quoted 1 Corinthians 13:13 and wrote, partially: “Love is just not a noun. To like is to do, to really feel, to turn out to be. Love is just not passive, nor nonetheless…” One in all his final Instagram posts was from a church service he attended in mid-December.
Michael and Jenna’s family and friends are doing all the things they will to search out them and looking each potential clue. If in case you have any info, please name the Temple police at 254-298-5500.