The search headed up by the FBI began Friday morning. Myrtle Beach Police Lt. Joey Crosby also confirmed they have officers involved in the search as well. The attorney said law enforcement gave no indication as to who this information came from, or how long investigators will be on the scene in Georgetown County. So I expect that to be sometime within the next few days, hopefully today, but I await their phone call.
FBI: Missing teenage girl abducted, raped, thrown into swamp
Police locate missing teen; search continues for two other runaways
Brittanee Marie Drexel's mother on Friday confirmed it was her daughter seen in a hotel surveillance video. Drexel's daughter, Brittanee, was last seen on Saturday, several days after she traveled to Myrtle Beach against her mother's wishes. In the video, a girl wearing shorts and flip-flops walks in and later out of the doors of a hotel on Saturday evening. Brittanee Drexel supposedly was on her way to meet friends at another hotel nearby. Meanwhile, Myrtle Beach Police reportedly have shifted some search efforts about 40 miles to Georgetown County, based on tips.
Mom identifies missing teen on surveillance video
The Grand Strand in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is a popular and relatively safe place for families and spring-breakers. On the night of April 25, , everything changed when year-old Brittanee Drexel walked out of a hotel and was never seen or heard from again. Now, seven years later, the FBI has new information.
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