The Thomas family has always believes there is a connection between the 2004 disappearance of Thomas and Thomas's Friend 18 year old Jen Barziloski. Both women were from Lake Township. Barziloski vanished in 2001. .Barziloski's skull was found in Hunlock Creek in 2010 and a skull that may be Thomas's was discovered near Nanticoke last year. Police are awaiting DNA tests on that skull.
"I believe there are a couple of people involved I think they're really sick.We got some sick people out there I think people better be careful and watch out for their daughters." Pauline Bailey, Thomas' mother
The Thomas family insists that somebody knows something and is urging that person to come forward..
"Nine years is just way too long for anybody should ever look to go through this. It's a knife in the heart it's just harder every year we just finally want to put this to rest." said Jocelynn Thomas, Phylicia's sister