Taryn Summers Wiki – Taryn Summers Bio
Taryn Summers was an Idaho girl who vanished along with two young relatives, Is found dead. Police believe that Summers was murdered but that her two young relatives who were also missing are now safe.
Idaho authorities believe they have found the body of Taryn Summers, the 8-year-old girl who went missing on Monday, and a suspect has been arrested for murder in connection with the case.
She was 8 years old.
According to the Gem County, Taryn, along with relatives Tristan Conner Sexton, 16, and Taylor Summers, 14, were all last seen in the small Idaho town of Emmett on separate dates Sheriff’s Office, who added that all three lived in the same home. Tristan vanished in September 2020, and Taylor disappeared the following month.
After Taryn was reported missing on Monday, police began a regional search to find her. They used drones and dogs and checked with friends to see if the girl may be staying with them. At the time, police announced that she might also have been a runaway.
But investigators made a gruesome discovery on Thursday. During a late-night press conference, Gem County sheriff Donnie Wunder announced that investigators found a dead body on a property in the same rural neighborhood where Taryn was last seen.
Police did not clarify how the body was found. A coroner was called to remove “sensitive material” at the scene, CBS2 reports.
According to the East Idaho News, Wunder told reporters the older siblings have been located and are not in danger. While law enforcement officials have made contact with Taylor, Tristan was recently contacted by other family members.
“We do not believe that they were recent with Taryn,” Wunder said.
Wunder also announced that someone had been arrested in a nearby county on suspicion of murder. Still, he did not share the suspect’s identity or any identifying details about the suspect.
Anyone with any information about these children’s disappearances or Taryn’s death is asked to call the Gem County Sheriff’s Office at 208-365-3521.