BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A tragic replace on a lacking particular person case in Baltimore Thursday afternoon because the stays of lacking 26-year-old Tara Savannah Payne have been discovered within the water close to Canton.
Her physique was discovered within the water simply off of the 1200 block of Dockside Circle, police affirm.
Her father spoke to WJZ earlier Thursday concerning the seek for his daughter, who was final seen celebrating her birthday with mates in Canton.
For Jimmy Payne, who labored beforehand as a Baltimore Metropolis firefighter and diver, what’s occurring now’s his nightmare.
“For me, it’s surreal to be in the identical spot the place I’ve rescued folks and helped carry folks house,” Jimmy Payne stated.
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Savannah went out to have fun her birthday Monday night time and disappeared someday early Tuesday morning after getting separated from her mates. She was final seen alongside O’Donnell Avenue in Canton Sq..
Her household is working with police to trace down the reality.
“There’s little data that’s confirmed, however there’s plenty of misinformation on Fb, social media and so forth,” Jimmy Payne stated.
Baltimore Metropolis Police’s Marine Unit, with the assistance of the Pure Assets Police, has been looking out the water close to Bo Brooks and The Lighthouse Level Marina. They stated Wednesday they believed Savannah fell into the water.
The household is now targeted on remembering a lady, buddy and daughter who introduced them a lot pleasure.
Savannah’s dad advised WJZ his daughter was a superb particular person with plenty of mates and a loving household.
“Everybody cherished her and he or she cherished everybody,” Jimmy Payne stated.
Jimmy Payne stated going to the seaside won’t ever be the identical.
“It’ll be significantly better,” he stated. “As a result of I do know she’s at peace and he or she’s on the seaside.”
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The household stated they felt supported by metropolis police, fireplace and the divers who have been trying to find Savannah.
The water search began Wednesday as family and friends started to share pictures of the lacking Anne Arundel County lady on-line.
Her aunt stated her automobile was left the place she parked it and her purse was discovered alongside Boston Avenue.
Residents stated they heard a commotion within the space on the time Payne went lacking, however police haven’t confirmed whether or not it was associated.
Her household stated she might be remembered for her large coronary heart and loving spirit.
“Savannah is in love with the seaside like I’m. Her ardour is the seaside, being along with her mates, being along with her household. She loves Taco, the household canine, and he or she loves her brother,” her father stated.
Longtime buddy, Colin Koogle, stated he’s nonetheless attempting to determine what occurred to her that night time.
“She was going out for her birthday, and he or she was going out to have enjoyable,” he stated. “I don’t know what the hell occurred and that proper there may be not the place she ought to have been.”
Her household stated they want extra solutions.
“So far as the investigation, I don’t really feel it’s wrapped up,” Jimmy Payne stated. “We’re glad that Savannah was introduced house to us, we’re grateful for the group for the outpouring of individuals from Canton, within the metropolis.”
Rachel Burns stated nobody is stunned by the quantity of affection and help coming from the group as a result of Savannah deserves it.
“Anytime I wanted her, I may name her,” Burns stated. “She was there it doesn’t matter what.”
Payne’s stays might be taken to the health worker’s workplace to find out the official explanation for her demise.