Timeline: Erica Parsons goes missing

<b>Timeline:</b> Erica Parsons goes missing

Credit: Rowan County Sheriff's Office

Erica Lynn Parsons


by WCNC.com staff


Posted on August 20, 2013 at 5:04 PM

It’s been an active couple of weeks in the search for missing Rowan County teen Erica Parsons. No one has been charged with any crime at this point.

Here’s a look at how the story developed:

Nov. 19, 2011:

          Erica is last seen by her family. Sandy and Casey Parsons say her biological grandmother took her to Asheville for an extended visit.

Early 2012:

          Early in the new year, the Parsons say Erica told them she wasn’t coming back.

July 30, 2013:

                Erica is reported missing by her 20-year-old brother. The Parsons hired an attorney a few days later.

Aug. 5, 2013:

                The Rowan Count Sheriff’s Office issues a missing person’s report.

Aug. 9, 2013:

                The Parsons talk to NBC Charlotte reporter Tony Burbeck. They say they did nothing wrong and they’ll tell their story to Dr. Phil.

Aug. 14, 2013:

                Deputies, FBI and SBI search the Parson’s Salisbury home.

Aug. 15, 2013:

                Casey Parsons is admitted to the hospital in Winston-Salem for emergency surgery.

                Police also release search warrants revealing what they found in the family’s home.

Aug. 16, 2013:

                Parsons ordered to appear in juvenile court. Court will decide if their biological children, who have been removed from the home, can be returned.

Aug. 19, 2013:

Erica Parsons listed on national missing children database