A family friend,.Jill Renwick ,said the coupleleft the girlin the room to sleepat aroundeight at night,whatwent thereat nineand found itgood,but onceagainwent to the roomat ten o'clock atnight,the girlhad disappeared
According toDavePayne,afriend of thechild's parentswho accompanied themat the dinner thattook placewhile the girldisappeared, the couplesuspectedthat her daughterwas the victim ofapremeditatedkidnapping,due to howthe suspectsentered the apartmentwithout alertingthe other childrenandwithoutpossessions.
The friendstates thatwerehaving dinnerin a restaurant thatis located in theOcean Clubresort,a few dozenmeters from the apartmentwhere the familywas stayingfor about aweek andvisibility tothe frontof it.
Whengiventhe disappearanceof the child,the parentsthought that she was in theapartment orhad leftbriefly,because thechild's bedroomdoorwas open.
However, it waswhen they came acrossgrillsof the windowsof this roomforced(located in therear of theapartment and notvisible from therestaurant)who suspectedthat somethingserioushad happened.