Susan Powell Case: Video of Missing Mom Surfaces as Case is Closed

A newly released, eerie home video made by Susan Powell, the Utah mother who disappeared in 2009 under mysterious circumstances, shows her recording her family’s belongings just in case something ever happened.

“This is me July 29th, 2008,” Powell says in the video. “[I am] covering all my bases, making sure that if something happens to me or my family, or all of us, that our assets are documented.”

This video and a mountain of personal notes and other evidence — the sum of an entire life –have been reduced to a tiny thumb drive handed out by police on Monday. Investigators have now declared that the mystifying and sad case of what happened to Susan Powell officially closed.

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