Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Decker's case was featured on Investigation Discovery's "Disappeared" show.
It's been two years since Bethany Ann Decker disappeared, leaving a young child and a heartbroken mother desperate for her return. "Our family has an empty place that was filled with Bethany's laughter," said Kim Nelson, Bethany's mother. Decker was last seen while returning to her apartment the night of Jan. 29, 2011. Her car was discovered at that apartment, located on Orchard Grass Terrace in Dulles. She was due to give birth to her second child in August 2011. Scroll down for more details from the police investigation. Nelson jumped into action after her daughter went missing, creating a Facebook fan page and group with the help of those searching for the man who killed Morgan Harrington and raped a Fairfax City woman. She worked with…
Sunday, December 2, 2012
Investigators hope the show prompts someone to come forward with information about the missing Ashburn mother.
Bethany Anne Decker has been missing since Jan. 29, 2011. Her family and investigators hope an episode of Investigation Discovery channel’s Disappeared focusing on the Ashburn mother will lead to new information in the case. The show first aired Nov. 26, but is set to rerun at 7 p.m. Saturday and again at 2 a.m. Sunday. Investigators in the case are seeking anyone with information about Decker in the days before and after her disappearance. She was last seen at her Ashburn apartment by her then-boyfriend. The Disappeared episode clears up many questions about why there appeared to be two men in Decker’s life. Both men have been questioned in the case. No charges have been filed, nor has a crime been discovered. She was five months pregnant…
Monday, November 26, 2012
On Monday evening, Investigation Discovery will air a show on Bethany Decker, who disappeared in 2011.
Investigation Discovery will broadcast a show Monday evening on missing Ashburn mother Bethany Ann Decker, a student at George Mason University who has been missing since January 2011. The Soldier's Wife, part of the "Disappeared" series, airs at 10 p.m. Monday. The episode will touch on the events surrounding Decker's disappearance last year. Decker, 21 at the time of her disappearance, worked at Carrabba's Italian Grill in Centreville and was five months pregnant when she was last seen on Jan. 29, 2011. She had just returned a few weeks ago from a trip with her estranged husband (a soldier in the National Guard) and child (who is now three years old). She lived with Ronald Roldan, of Centreville, who investigators said is the last …
Sunday, May 13, 2012
Bethany Decker disappeared last January.
Kim Nelson wants more than flowers for Mother's Day. She wants her daughter back. Ashburn resident Bethany Decker disappeared on Jan. 29, 2011. She turns 23 today. Families and friends in Ashburn and throughout Northern Virginia plan to hold their own personal vigils for Decker's safe return. "We want Bethany to know if she's out there that there isn't a moment that goes by that we don't think think about her and miss her," Nelson said. "We believe in a big God who knows where she is and has her in His hands. There is power in prayer!" Nelson created a Facebook fan page and group with the help of those searching for the man who killed Morgan Harrington and raped a Fairfax City woman. Together they're working to keep Decker's disappearance …
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Mother of missing woman finds comfort, purpose in Harrington campaign.
More than two years after Morgan Harrington's body was found on a farm southwest of Charlottesville, her parents continue the search for her killer. On Saturday, Dan and Gil Harrington, with a group of volunteers, set up a booth and passed out flyers outside of Giant in Fairfax City, reminding grocery shoppers that Morgan's predator is still at-large. One local woman stopped to talk to Help Save the Next Girl volunteers, recounting a night more than six years ago when she heard screaming outside her home on Jermantown Road. That night in September 2005, a 26-year-old woman was walking along the street carrying two full grocery bags. At approximately 10 p.m., a man grabbed her and dragged her into a wooded area. Concerned neighbors who …
Friday, August 5, 2011
Ashburn mother remains missing and was last seen on Jan. 29; investigators release new photos.
Friday, August 5, 2011
Sunday, Aug. 7, marks the date when Bethany Anne Decker was expected to deliver her second child, but Decker remains missing. She was last seen on Jan. 29 of this year. Since that date, her 22nd birthday also passed. The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office today released a new photo of Decker while carrying her first child in her third trimester (as she might look now) as well as a picture of a tattoo she has just above her left ankle. Investigators continue to conduct interviews of Decker’s friends and co-workers. The agency continues to seek information from anyone who knew Decker or who has information about people with whom she had a relationship, to come forward. Facts about the case: The case remains in the “missing persons” category. …