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WHAT WE KNOW: Understanding the Evelyn Boswell timeline

Posted February 28, 2020 5:52 p.m. EST

(Tennessee Bureau of Investigation)

With so many twists and turns, mixed in with some misinformation, keeping up with the Evelyn Boswell investigation can be difficult. The following timeline is based on information that has been confirmed by authorities who are actively searching for Evelyn, reports WCYB in Bristol, Tenn.

15-month-old Evelyn Boswell was last seen two months ago and was reported missing by her grandfather.

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  • 15-month-old Evelyn Boswell last seen


  • Evelyn Boswell's grandfather tells Tennessee Dept. of Children's Services that the child hasn't been seen in over two months


  • AMBER Alert issued for Evelyn Boswell


  • Search begins for reportedly stolen, gray BMW and people who may have information about Evelyn Boswell
  • Megan "Maggie" Boswell seen leaving juvenile court in Bristol, Tenn.
  • Megan Boswell contacts News 5 to do a one-on-one interview
  • Reportedly stolen, gray BMW located in Wilkes County, North Carolina. Evelyn Boswell's grandmother Angela Boswell and her boyfriend William McCloud arrested on unrelated charges

Angela Boswell, 42, the baby's grandmother, and William McCloud, 33, were arrested last week in connection to the case


  • Angela Boswell and William McCloud appear in court before being extradited to Tennessee


  • Evelyn's mother Megan Boswell gives second interview to News 5, in which she says she is pregnant and cannot take a polygraph test because of Sullivan County Sheriff's Office policy.
  • Sullivan County Sheriff's Office said it did not receive a request for a polygraph test and did not have plans to conduct a polygraph test
  • Megan Boswell is arrested on one count of false reports and held on $25,000 bond
  • Jail records show no pregnant inmates were added to the Sullivan County Jail roster

Megan Boswell


  • Authorities search pond in Wilkes County, North Carolina in relation to the Evelyn Boswell investigation. The results of the search are inconclusive.

Authorities are searching a mobile home residents as part of the investigation into the disappearance of 15-month-old Evelyn Boswell.


  • Tennessee Bureau of Investigation executes a search warrant at a mobile home in Sullivan County in connection to the Evelyn Boswell case.
  • The TBI says there haven't been any reports of confirmed sightings of Evelyn Boswell at this point in the investigation.

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