Details of Disappearance Burwell disappeared from Ladson, South Carolina on December 26, 2007. Foul play was suspected in her disappearance, and her boyfriend, who disappeared at the same time she did, was considered a suspect.
In April 2010, Burwell was located alive and well in Miami, Florida, living with her boyfriend under alias names. Both Burwell and her boyfriend were arrested on outstanding charges from before their disappearances. Later in April, Burwell pleaded guilty to two counts of forgery and was sentenced to 90 days in jail.