COURT DOCUMENTS: Boswell, Trail planned murder months before killing Sydney Loofe

Published: Mar. 1, 2019 at 5:03 PM CST
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New court documents reveal Bailey Boswell and Aubrey Trail conspired to commit murder months before the killing of Sydney Loofe in November 2017.

The new records show that in July 2017, Trail and Boswell, who are both facing first-degree murder charges for the killing of Loofe, started to “promote or facilitate the commission of first-degree murder.”

The two are now being charged with criminal conspiracy to commit murder on top of first-degree murder and improper disposal of human skeletal remains.

The documents also state Boswell “solicited young females through social networking sites,” and the two eventually “selected a victim to murder.”

The two then purchased the tools used to kill Loofe, and disposed of her body sometime between Nov. 15 and December 4, 2017.

The state is seeking the death penalty for both Boswell and Trail.

Trail is set for a jury trial in July.

Below is a timeline of events of the case:

Nov. 14, 2017- Boswell picks up Loofe, the two hang out

Nov. 15- Boswell picks up Loofe again, they hang out, according to Boswell, Loofe asks to be dropped off at friend’s house

Nov. 16- Loofe is reported missing

Nov. 19- Trail’s home is searched in Wilber

Nov. 28- Boswell and Trail are named persons of interest in the case

Nov. 29- Trail and Boswell release a video on Facebook titled “our side of it,” which was quickly removed

Authorities launch a large search in Saline and Gage counties

Trail says in new Facebook video, which is later removed, they've decided to turn themselves in because it's their only viable option

Dec. 4- FBI recovers Loofe’s body in rural Clay County

Dec. 5- FBI and LPD hold press conference regarding Loofe's case, authorities say there’s evidence of foul play.