The remains of Faye Swetlik, the 6-year-old South Carolina girl whose disappearance and murder shocked the nation last year, were hidden in her alleged killer’s home for two whole days before police found her body in nearby woods.
A new police report on the death of Swetlik shows that Cayce, South Carolina, investigators were eerily close to her body throughout their three-day search for her; her body was in the home of neighbor Coty Taylor at the time officers searched the property for any sign of her.
The report, obtained by South Carolina outlets The Post and Courier and The State, marks an end to the year-and-a-half long investigation into Swetlik’s death. Police interviewed numerous neighbors throughout the course of the search, including Swetlik’s mother, Taylor, and Taylor’s roommate.
“All endings, evidence and facts point to the exact same conclusion: Coty Taylor abducted and