A timeline of the events surrounding Katelyn Markham's disappearance:
8/14/2011 *John Carter, fiancé, reported Markham missing on Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011. *Carter was last one to see her when he left her home on Dorshire Drive around 11 p.m. on Aug. 13. Said he received a text from her around 1 a.m. on Aug. 14. *Carter said the pair was planning a trip to Colorado in November where they hoped to move in the fall. *Investigators said her purse and car were left at her home. Her cellphone was missing from her home. *Father told 9 On Your Side he thought she might have opened the door for someone and that's how she went missing. *Markham worked two jobs. One at David's Bridal in Tri-County and the other at the Art Institute of Ohio bookstore in Mason. That's also where she was an art student. *Missing just before her 22nd birthday
8/17/2011 *Family releases photo of engagement ring in hope someone might recognize it. *Described as having six or seven diamonds that form a zig-zag and had a gold band. *Investigators begin analyzing phone records, computer, bank accounts, etc. for clues. *Police changed locks on her home to secure it *Lt. Kevin Haddix called the case "unique" because of "the fact that someone has literally just vanished without any indication as to where they would go or why they would go there or who would be involved in their disappearance." *Said there was no person of interest in case.
8/13/12 *One year since her disappearance. *Still no arrests made. *$50,000 reward still remains. *No info released on link between Markham and Kang for possible connection. *Kang released from jail and put on electronic monitoring.
4/10/2013 * Ind. police say Markham's remains were found, ending a 20-month search. *Skeletal remains were found in rural Indiana on April 7 by a conservation officer; Remains were taken to Franklin County Coroner's Office for DNA testing. *Body found 30 miles from her Fairfield home in rural town of Cedar Grove, Ind. *Case considered a "death investigation" at this time.