Nicole Richardson said, "I saw them about three times on the bus."
They sought warmer weather in California, then returned to Utah.
In February of 2003, police asked for help locating a drifter known as "Emmanuel," Mitchell's alias, and on March 12, two couples spotted him and called police. Elizabeth was found.
Ed Smart said, "I couldn't believe it. In fact, I had to take a double-take and pull her away from me and say, ‘Is it really you?'"
Few details emerged about Elizabeth's ordeal