The case of missing hiker Scarlett S. is still unsolved. Thanks to the special program “Aktenzeichen XY…Missing”, the police now have new information to evaluate.
Update from June 30th: In a special broadcast of “Aktenzeichen XY… unsolved” on Wednesday (June 29th), the moderator Rudi Cerne asked for the help of the viewers. The special program “Aktenzeichen XY… Missing” was dedicated to a total of four people who had disappeared. One of the missing persons whose case was raised was Scarlett S.
For almost two years, the 26-year-old from Bad Lippspringe has disappeared without a trace. Scarlett S. was hiking in the Black Forest. There has been no sign of life from the young woman since September 10, 2020.
“Aktenzeichen XY…Missing”: Police are evaluating information on the Scarlett S. case
Crucial clues are still missing: what happened to Scarlett S. in September 2020 in the southern Black Forest? Has there been a crime? Or a terrible accident? The police hoped for new clues from the special program “Aktenzeichen XY…Missing”. In fact, a total of 75 tips were received by Thursday morning (June 30), as reported by SWR and the Waldshut-Tiengen public prosecutor’s office. 30 calls were already received during the broadcast in the studio, another 30 directly to the criminal police. 15 clues came by email.
The evaluation will probably take some time. Since Scarlett. S. has disappeared, according to SWR, around 300 witnesses have already been evaluated by the police. There have been numerous searches since her disappearance – so far without success. It remains to be seen whether there was finally a decisive clue among the 75 thanks to “Aktenzeichen XY… Missing”, which finally puts the investigators on a hot track.
Scarlett S. case in “Aktenzeichen XY … unsolved”: Police hope for clues
First report from June 22nd: In September 2020, the young Scarlett S. (26) from Bad Lippspringe was hiking in the Black Forest. She never returned. It’s going to be a complicated case for investigators. Crucial clues are missing. Now the broadcaster ZDF has dealt with the case of the young woman in the magazine “Aktenzeichen XY … unsolved”. The police are hoping for new information from the public.
According to the current status of the investigation, Scarlett S. was last seen in Todtmoos on September 10, 2020. The ZDF preliminary report states that “a lane leads to a parking lot”. What could have happened there remains open. With the broadcast of the show, however, this could change.
The Scarlett S. case on TV with “Aktenzeichen XY … unsolved”
The broadcaster ZDF repeatedly shows unsolved criminal cases in its program “Aktenzeichen XY…unsolved”. These are presented in the form of short filmed reconstructions in which the current facts determined by the police are presented. According to information, on average around 40 percent of the cases shown are resolved afterwards.
In the program on June 29, ZDF again shows a total of four selected unsolved cases. One of the main topics is the case of the missing Scarlett Salice from Bad Lippspringe. The cases in “Aktenzeichen XY …unsolved”:
- Scarlett Salice (26) from Bad Lippspringe
- Till Ramming (15) from Markt Bibart
- Student Yolanda Klug (23)
- Walter Schuster (58) from Meiningen
The Scarlett S. case on TV with “Aktenzeichen XY … unsolved” on June 29 on ZDF
The ZDF shows the episode “Aktenzeichen XY … unsolved” with the case of the missing Scarlett S. on June 29th on TV. Transmission begins at 8:15 p.m. The end of the broadcast is at 9:45 p.m. Moderator is Rudi Cerne.
From 11:15 p.m. on June 29, the zdfNeo broadcaster will be showing a repeat of the current XY special show about the case of the missing young woman Scarlett S. from Bad Lippspringe.
There will be another broadcast of the case on TV on Thursday, June 30, from 3 a.m. on ZDF .
The Scarlett S. case on TV: An overview of the broadcast dates of “Aktenzeichen XY … unsolved”.
- ZDF : Wednesday, June 29, from 8:15 p.m. to 9:45 p.m
- zdfNEO : Wednesday, June 29, from 11:15 p.m. to 12:40 a.m
- ZDF : Thursday, June 30, from 3 a.m. to 4.30 a.m
What happened so far after Scarlett S. disappeared
Shortly after the disappearance, there was an intensive search for the then 26-year-old by the police and mountain rescue service. Even then there was a lot of sympathy among the population. People on social networks tried to support the search for the missing Scarlett.
In the months that followed, there were always a wide variety of reports and tips to the police about the case of the young woman from Bad Lippspringe. There were also some abstruse theories behind it, as echo24.de had already reported.
Scarlett S.: Public remains involved in search
In addition to the police, parts of the public are always actively involved in the search for the missing Scarlett S. A Bietigheimer has been organizing the search for the woman for more than 1.5 years. He also set up a Facebook page for it. His “Please find Scarlett” campaign has been running since December 2021. With so-called “wandering stones” he wants to draw attention to the disappearance.
There is also a homicide in the Scarlett S. case for the police in the room
And not only a “simple” disappearance of Scarlett S. has been discussed in the past. In September 2021, there was suddenly a homicide in the room. At that time, the public prosecutor’s office completely reopened the case and initiated a death investigation. mannheim24.de also reported on the missing person case Scarlett S. at “Aktenzeichen XY”.