A 16-year-old teenager who went missing for a week was found dead on November 11. The sheriff’s office confirmed the news. The deceased is identified as Trinity Backus.
Who is Trinity Backus?
Trinity Backus was a 16-year-old North Point high school student who went missing after a sleepover at her aunt’s house. After a week, her body was found half a mile from where she was last seen. The cause of her death is not known.
What happened to Trinity Backus?
Trinity Backus was reported missing after leaving her aunt’s house, where she was having a sleepover, around 10:30 PM. She was last seen in pajamas, robes, and no shoes.
The authorities began searching her on Kentucky Ravine Road, Britney Springs and Excelsior Road, and stardust drive. The search dog could get her scent on the Kentucky Ravine Road. She was later found half a mile from her aunt’s residence. So far, the police haven’t found anything suspicious regarding her death.
Backus’s aunt stated that it is unlikely that her niece would run away and was lost, sad, and heartbroken when Trinity disappeared. It’s not clear why Trinity left her aunt’s house. According to the victim’s mother’s friends, the mother needs time and space to grieve.
The sheriff’s office conveyed their condolences to the family and expressed their deep appreciation for the volunteers who helped the authorities search for the missing teenager.
How did Trinity Backus die?
.Trinity Backus went missing for a week until her body was found on November 11. The police are still investigating the cause of Backus’s death.The Coroner’s office will be conducting an autopsy soon.
Cause of Trinity Backus’s death:
The cause of Trinity Backus, who was found dead after being missing, is unknown. The case is still under investigation. The autopsy of the body will be conducted soon. But so far, the police haven’t found anything suspicious.
Heartbreaking news. Trinity Backus has been found deceased. 🥺 pic.twitter.com/8eQ23l9gpX
— Rose (@901Lulu) November 11, 2022