Report, J. D. Church: Second report on Ted in the house
on October 11, 1995
handwritten notes on the report are included as footnotes.
1. Incident Number: 951009027
2. Victim's Name: PATRICIA GALE KIMBLE
3. Day/Date/Time of Report: Tue Nov 21 11:01:53 EST 1995
4. Narrative: ON 11OCT95 TED AND HIS FATHER CAME TO THE FIRE SCENE
AND HIS FATHER SAT AT THE PICNIC TABLE AND WROTE IN WHAT APPEARED TO
BE A JOURNIAL.A
WHILE TED SGT.DeBERRY AND MYSELF WENT INTO THE HOUSE. TED WENT IN
AND LOOKED AROUND AND WENT TO THE TV CABINET AND SAID THAT ITB
APPEARED THERE WAS SOME VIDEOS MISSING AND ON INTO THE KITCHEN AND
STOOD IN FRONT OF THE CABINET WITH THE MICROWAVE AND SAID HE HAD
PATRICIA THIS FOR HER BIRTHDAY. HE WANTED TO KNOW IF HE COULD GO TOC
THE REAR OF THE HOUSE AND WAS TOLD YES AND HE JUMPED DOWN IN THE
HOLE LEFT BY THE FIRE AND CLIMBED UP AT THE OTHER END AND THE FIRST
ROOM HE WENT IN WAS ON THE RIGHT OR THE BEDROOM FACEING THE ROAD AT
THE END OF THE HOUSE. HE LOOKED AROUND AND THEN WENT TO THE MASTER
BEDROOM AND SAID DID THE FIRE DEPARTMENT DO ALL THIS. HE LOOKED IN
THE MASTER BATHROOM AND SAW THE DEAD DOG AND SAID IT SCARED HIM.E
WE WENT BACK INTO THE HALLWAY AND I ASKED HIM WHAT HE HAD LOST THAT
HE TREASURED MOST AND HE THOUGHT FOR A WHILE AND I ASKED AGAIN WHAT
MENT MOST TO HIM THAT HE LOST IN THE FIRE AND HE SAID, MY WIFE.F
HE NEVER ASKED ANYTHING ABOUT PATRICIA, WHERE SHE WAS FOUND OR HOW
SHE MIGHT HAVE DIED.G
WE STEPED OUT ON THE FRONT STOOP AND TED TOLD ME THAT I WAS THE ONE
HE WAS LOOKING TO AS A FRIEND. HE SAID THAT IT REALLY BOTHERED HIM
WHEN HE WAS ALONE ANDH
THAT HE WAS GLAD THAT HE DIDN'T HAVE TO LOOK AT HER IN A CASKET.I
i ASKED HIM IF HE WAS GOING TO STAY WITH THE INSURANCE PEOPLE AT THE
HOUSE THEN AND HE SAID, "NO", HE DIDN'T WANT ANYTHING ELSE TO DO
WITH THE HOUSE, THAT EVERYTHING WAS GONE.
WE WALKED INTO THE GARAGE AREA AND I ASKED HIM ABOUT THE SIDE DOOR
AND IF THE CATCH PLATE WAS MISSING FROM THE DOOR AND HE SAID THAT IT
HAD BEEN THERE, BUT WAS LOOSE. WE WALKED TO THE CAR AND HE TOOK A
KEY FROM HIS POCKED AND OPENED THE DOOR AND LOOKED IN AND ALSO
OPENED THE TRUNKJ
AND LOOKED INSIDE.
TED THEN WENT TO THE WHITE FORD BOX TRUCK AND LOOKED IN THROUGH THE
BACK WINDOW FOR A WHILE AND THEN WENT TO THE FRONT AND LOOKED
INSIDE. TED DIDN'T SAY WHAT HE WAS LOOKING FOR AND I DIDN'T ASK. I
ALSO LOOKED IN THE BACK AND CAB OF THE TRUCK. TED SAID HE DIDN'T
HAVE A KEY TO OPEN THE TRUCK WITH HIM.
THIS IS THE SECOND ENTRY RELATED TO WHAT HAPPENED AT THE KIMBLE
RESIDENCE ON 11OCT95 FROM NOTES NOT ENTERED ON THE FIRST.
5. Reporting Officer/Assignment: DET. J.D. CHURCH
father was studying his sermon.
BI was looking
at the TV. It had melted. I wasn't sure if the videos
were gone or what. Everything had been hit with the water.
CThey ask if I could make
it to the rear over the hole.
DI just paid $453.00 for
the cabinet for Patricia's birthday. It had only been in a
EThe dog was rottening in
a pile of blood.
FI only heard him ask 1
time, when I said it he rolled his eyes and ask again. I then
said I don't know. DeBerry was the one asking, not Church.
GI already knew. I
seen them looking at the body in the hole the night it happened and
I'd already heard she'd been shot.
HHe told me I could count
on him as a friend. (HA) "snake"
II said, I don't believe I
could take it if I had to see her in a casket. "Church is such
JI was looking at all the
ink all over the car.