(Meredith) – A 21-year-old last seen in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina was found dead two days after she was last heard from.
Sheridan Wahl, who lived in Florida, had gone to Myrtle Beach to visit her father. She last spoke to her mom on Facetime on Sept. 19 while she was in Myrtle Beach, but her father says Sheridan never made it to his house.
On Sept. 20, her mother took to Facebook to ask for help locating her daughter.
"Please help me find my daughter. Last seen at 300 S. Ocean in Myrtle Beach. We haven’t heard from her since 1p and her phone is not picking up. She could have been driving back from Myrtle Beach to Tampa. Let let me know if anyone has seen her. Otherwise please pray she comes home to us safely!" Kelly DeArment Wahl wrote on Facebook.
Sheridan's body was discovered Sept. 21 behind a fire station in Pamplico, South Carolina, about an hour west of Myrtle Beach by car. Her car was found burned and in a ditch about 10 miles from where her body was found.
An autopsy in underway and a cause of death has not been released.
On Sept. 23, Kelly shared a Facebook update about her daughter's death.
"We are heartbroken beyond belief to share the news that our beloved Sheridan Lynne Wahl has passed. Sheridan was our cherished and loving daughter, sister, niece and friend. She will be missed more than words can ever express," Kelly wrote. "Please note that the case has yet to be closed – and details have not been confirmed. A full statement will be released pending more information. In the meantime, the family graciously requests that their privacy be respected and deeply appreciates the outpouring of love and support from all."
Sheridan's roommate has set up a GoFundMe to help pay for funeral expenses. You can donate here.