Tammy Moorer leave the courthouse in Charleston, S.C., after a bond modification hearing on Aug. 6, 2015.
The prosecutors introduced in a forensic video analyst who testified that the truck captured on video going toward Peachtree landing and returned become the identical Ford F-a hundred and fifty the couple had bought.
a further analyst testified that the Moorers’ phones started to ping cell towers close Heather Elvis after Nov. 2, 2013, shortly after her breakup with Sidney Moorer. The cellphone data also showed each of the Moorers’ telephones connecting to a mobile tower close to the payphone Sidney Moorer used to call Heather Elvis.
After the state rested its case, Tammy Moorer, in a shock stream, informed the decide that she wanted to testify. Lang mentioned the announcement brought about “a pant in the room.”
The evening earlier than she turned into scheduled to take the stand, Tammy Moorer spoke to ABC information in violation of a courtroom-imposed gag order issued towards her. During the interview, she denied any involvement in Heather Elvis’ disappearance and refuted the timeline offered by prosecutors, asserting she desired “to make sure that every little thing that I did was accounted for, that it’s searching standard, like some other day in my existence.”
“What we obtained accused of, neither one among us would ever do — the kidnapping, and in the beginning it turned into homicide as neatly,” she mentioned, relating to the preliminary murder expenses that had then been dropped. “We’re no longer those kind of americans. I’ve in no way even had a rushing ticket. … I didn’t even have sex until i used to be 18 years historical.”
She said it was her husband’s option to get the tattoo of her name and that she “under no circumstances” chained him to the mattress. She spoke of that she changed into angry when she found out her husband cheating, but that she became mad at him for mendacity, now not Heather Elvis.
When requested about rumors that she turned into the dominant one in the relationship, she observed, “the person that makes the money is the one that is running the house pays the bills.”
Tammy Moorer said she was “terrified” of taking the stand the following day.
“I feel like this town is gonna crucify me as a result of all of the lies … That’s came about,” she observed.
all through her testimony, Tammy Moorer pointed out she didn’t be aware of who her husband changed into having an affair with “unless the girl called me again and told me who she was. I had no thought. So, the [text] messages have been on no account directed toward Heather Elvis.”
She admitted on the stand that to find out whom the affair worried, she “didn’t go about it the right manner.”
“I’m sorry for that. It looks unhealthy however I just wanted to know who it became, that’s all,” she pointed out in court docket.
“When Tammy first took the stand, she got here across very credible,” Livesay referred to. “however I consider we, throughout the evidence, already knew that there became a distinct facet of Tammy Moorer.”
Lang pointed out that it grew to become contentious as soon as Livesay go-examined Tammy Moorer. Livesay referred to it took “little or no to push her buttons” and that she believed it had develop into own after Tammy Moorer spoke of Livesay had “ruined her existence.”