911 Audio released after Florida student Sheridan Wahl’s body was found
Audio from 911 regarding the discovery of the body of a Florida student behind a South Carolina fire station last month has been released.
September 21, Sheridan Wahl’s body was discovered at a fire station in Pomplico, South Carolina. Local authorities have now released the audio of the morbid find.
“I’m going to need sheriff’s service at 630 West Highway 378,” an unidentified caller told emergency dispatchers after finding his body, according to transcripts of the call obtained by WBTW. “We found a body on our property.
“Oh my God,” the dispatcher said “OK. Was he packed or anything or just lying down? “
The appellant said the body was found behind the fire station. “just … lying on the grass “, the caller answered and tThe dispatcher quickly dispatched authorities to investigate.
Wahl had been reported days earlier after missing in Myrtle Beach, according to a police report obtained by Oxygen.com. Her family said she was traveling to visit her father at the time of her disappearance. Pomplico is located approximately 50 miles west of Myrtle Beach.
The University of South Florida student’s red Toyota Corolla was found in a cornfield by investigators on September 20. It had been set on fire, according to an incident report.. The damaged sedan was missing its license plates and its vehicle identification number was illegible; It is still not clear how the vehicle got there.
Authorities have released little information regarding the investigation into Wahl’s death and have not confirmed whether this was the result of a criminal act. No arrests were made in this case.
On September 24, an autopsy conducted on Wahl’s remains was also found to be inconclusive, pending further post-mortem studies, officials said.
“The death is still under investigation,” said Keith von Lutcken, the Florence County coroner. Oxygen.com Monday. “The manner and the cause are pending for the moment and will be pending for several weeks until we have concluded everything”,
Wahl’s family took to social media last month to confirm his death.
“We are heartbroken beyond imagination to share the news of the passing of our beloved Sheridan Lynne Wahl,” her mother, Kelly Wahl, declared on Facebook after recovering his remains. “Sheridan was our dear and loving daughter, sister, niece. She will be missed more than words can ever express.
Wahl’s mother said she last spoke to her daughter via video chat around 1 p.m. on September 19 in Myrtle Beach. At the time, Wahl told her family she was planning her trip back to Florida. Follow-up phone calls on Wahl’s phone went to his voicemail.
Tommy Crosby, an information officer for the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division, which is the primary investigative body into the case, declined to comment on the ongoing case on Monday. The Myrtle Beach Police Department, which is assisting in the case, did not immediately respond to questions about the case this week.
Anyone with information relating to the case is encouraged to contact the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division at 803-737-9000.
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