UPDATE 12/16/20 – David Sparks was sentenced to 50 years. Sparks avoided a life sentence by pleading guilty in the case. Savannah was seen leaving with several men but Sparks was the only one charged.
Body identified as belonging to Savannah Spurlock.
July 11, 2019 – Human remains have been found buried at a home in Garrard County Kentucky and authorities believe they may belong to Savannah Spurlock. Police dug in the backyard of the home at Fall Lick Road owned by Sparks’ family. Later David Sparks, 24, was taken to jail and charged with tampering with physical evidence and abuse of a corpse.
According to social media remains were found when the police received a tip from a friend of Sparks on July 10.
A positive identification will be made by the medical examiner.
Feb. 4, 2019 – New information has come out on the Savannah Spurlock case. Police told FOX News in an interview on Sunday that Spurlock was actually taken to a home in Garrard County, about 40 miles away from The Other Bar. One of the men stated she left later that morning. Spurlock’s phone shows it was turned off around 8:30 a.m.
January 23, 2019 – The authorities have served a search warrant at the home of one of the men that Savannah is seen in the video with. Richmond police are searching the residence in Garrard County, owned by the parents of the man.
Savannah Spurlock, 22, was last seen in Lexington, Kentucky on Friday January 4, 2019. She was at The Other Bar on South Limestone and seen on surveillance camera with two men. She was seen leaving with them in a black, Chevy S-10 pickup truck, police said.
Richmond police have identified the two men seen on the video, and another individual they are calling a person of interest, according to the Lexington Herald Ledger.
Surveillance photos released by Richmond Police
Authorities say this case is still “very active,” and police didn’t say whether the two questioned are cleared or whether they knew where Savannah was.
Savannah Spurlock has shoulder-length brown/blond hair and multiple tattoos, including a rose on her left shoulder, “I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me” on her right side torso and “I’m her daughter” on her back. She was last seen wearing a black sleeveless top and a maroon skirt with heels.
Anyone with information should call the Richmond Police Department at 859-624-4776 or email information to firstname.lastname@example.org.