Note: Ted's handwritten notes on the report are included as footnotes.
Guilford County Sheriff's Department
I WENT OUT AND GREETED TED AND WE
WALKED OVER TO GREENE STREET TO OURB
EVIDENCE SECTION. OFFICER MCDANIEL HAD THE ITEMS READY AND I SIGNED
THE RELEASE AND TED SIGNED AS PICKING SAME UP. TED TOOK POSSESSION
OF THE ITEMS AND WE WALKED BACK OVER TO SYCAMORE STREET. WHILE IN
ROOM TED ASKED ME IF WHEN HE COULD GET THE PURSE AND THE CREDIT
AND I TOLD HIM THAT I COULD NOT RELEASE ANYTHING ELSE WITHOUT THE
DISTRICT ATTORNEYS PERMISSION. I TOLD HIM THAT THE PURSE BELONGED TO
PATRICIA AND THAT HE PROBABLY WOULD NOT GET IT UNTIL THE CASE WAS
OVER AND THAT THE CREDIT CARDS COULD PROBABLY BE RELEASED BUT ONLY
AFTER THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY SAID SO. I FURTHER TOLD HIM THAT WE
NEEDED TO SIT DOWN AROUND THE TABLE AND DISCUSS THE MATTER AND HE
NODDED HIS HEAD. I FURTHER TOLD HIM THAT HIS ATTORNEY SHOULD HAVE
GIVEN HIM A COPY OF THE LIST OF ITEMS THAT I WAS RELEASING TO HIM
TODAY THAT SGT. DeBERRY HAD a HIM A COPY JUST LIKE I WAS SHOWING HIM
DESCRIBING WHAT WAS TO BE RELEASE AT THIS TIME. HE SAID HIS ATTORNEY
HAD TOLD HIM THAT HE ONLY HAD A ROUGH DRAFT OF WHAT WAS GOING TO BE
RELEASED AND AGAIN I TOLD HIM THAT HE SHOULD HAVE BEEN GIVEN A COPY
SO HE WOULD HAVE KNOW WHAT. HE WAS GOING TO GET AT THIS TIME.
WHEN WE GOT TO THE SHERIFF'S DEPT,
OUTSIDE THE BUILDING, TED ASKED IF HE WOULD BE ABLE TO GET PATRICIAS
PAGER AND THAT HE HAD BOUGHT SAME AND GIVEN IT TO HER. I TOLD HIM
THAT I REALLY DIDN'T SEE A PROBLEM AT THIS TIME WITH RELEASING THE
PAGER BUT THAT THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY WOULD HAVE TO APPROVE THE
RELEASE OF THE PAGER.
I TOLD TED THAT I WOULD CONTACT THE
DISTRICT ATTORNEY AND THAT I WOULD LET HIM KNOW.E
TED LEFT DRIVING A BLACK NEW MODEL
5. Reporting Officer/Assignment: DET. J.D. CHURCH
AIt was a pile of junk papers.
BChurch brought up the camer
a in Patricia's car, but stoped sort of sking the question. He said it would wait till we all sat down and talked. He was hoping I would comment, but I didn't say a word! (HA)
CWhile there I received the junk papers. I ask, "what about the rest. Church stated they had to hold it for the case. He had me wait in a waiting room while he took care of some things and we started back together.
DWhile crossing the street I ask why do you need my check book and credit cards? He said, He would have to check about getting those things release but the pocket book wasn't my property. It was Patricia's so I'd never get it back.
EHe never did.
FChurch waited outside the building watching to see what I was driving. I was driving Rhonda's Z-23. The following week the rumor was "I bought a new car." The detectives loved to spread gossip!
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