Body found where Sarah Townsend went missing
On May 13, 2011, the dead body of a female was reported found near where 18-year-old Sarah Townsend went missing. Sarah Townsend has been the subject of a New Jersey search after she left her home to go to school and subsequently disappeared. Her car was later located and contained her purse and cell phone by the water of Sherman’s Pond. It was in Sherman’s Pond that a female body was retrieved, however it is too soon for a positive identification to be made, but all likelihood indicates it is the missing 18-year-old, Sarah Townsend.
It is unclear whether foul play was involved or if Sarah Townsend did something to take her own life. More details to come as well as a positive identification and cause of death. At this point in the case, there are no suspects or evidence of foul play.
Stay tuned for updates in what is turning out to be a very sad discovery in the
case of Sarah Townsend.