Heather Elvis

Carolina True Crime: Despite convictions, Heather Elvis still not found

Despite both Sidney and Tammy Moorer receiving 30 years in prison for kidnapping Heather Elvis in 2013, her family still doesn’t have closure.

  ‘I think we did the right thing’: Jury foreman in Sidney Moorer retrial discusses verdict

  WATCH: Video shows Moorers cleaning truck, burning rags after Heather Elvis disappearance

  Jury finds Sidney Moorer guilty of kidnapping Heather Elvis, sentenced to 30 years

  WATCH LIVE: Jury deliberations underway in Sidney Moorer kidnapping trial

  Defense begins its case after state rests in retrial of Sidney Moorer

  Surveillance footage, black F-150 truck focus of day four of testimony in Sidney Moorer trial

Continued Coverage

  Day 3 of testimony focuses on cellphone calls in Sidney Moorer’s trial

  Tammy Moorer back in Horry County as husband’s kidnapping retrial continues

  Former co-workers testify about Sidney Moorer, Heather Elvis’ relationship during retrial

  Jury seated in Sidney Moorer retrial in Heather Elvis kidnapping case

  ‘Three more months? It’ll go by fast:’ Sidney Moorer retrial set for September in Horry County

  Heather Elvis’ family planning birthday week fundraiser to rebuild garden at Peachtree Landing

  Defense motions want to keep Heather Elvis’ co-workers from testifying in Sidney Moorer retrial

New motions filed by Sidney Moorer's attorney seek to keep certain witnesses and information out of his future retrial in the Heather Elvis kidnapping case.

  Attorneys discuss possible dates to retry Sidney Moorer on kidnapping charge

The attorneys on both sides of Sidney Moorer’s kidnapping case discussed possible dates for a retrial after his original trial ended in a hung jury in 2016.

  ‘I felt sorry for the kids:’ Jury foreman in Tammy Moorer trial said evidence, testimony took an emotional toll

The jury foreman who was seated on Tammy Moorer’s kidnapping trial last October said it was about three quarters of the way through the proceedings when she knew her decision would be guilty and it made her sick to her stomach.

  Year in Review: Tammy Moorer kidnapping trial captivates community for days

It was a trial that captivated the community for 11 days, as the jury worked to decide if Tammy Moorer played a role in the kidnapping of Heather Elvis.

  Annual event held on five-year anniversary of Heather Elvis' disappearance

  Sidney, Tammy Moorer due in court on eve of five-year anniversary of Heather Elvis’ disappearance

Sidney, Tammy Moorer set to appear in court for motion on handwriting samples

  Parole board denies Sidney Moorer’s request for early release from prison

  Parole hearing for Sidney Moorer set for Tuesday

  ‘I just don’t believe that Tammy Moorer was involved:’ Attorney speaks after gag order lifted in Moorer case

Judge finds Terry Elvis guilty of contempt of court one day after Moorer guilty verdict

Terry Elvis, the father of missing girl Heather Elvis, was found guilty Wednesday morning of contempt of court.

  Tammy Moorer sentenced to 30 years in prison after being found guilty of kidnapping Heather Elvis

An Horry County grand jury came back with a guilty verdict for Tammy Moorer in her kidnapping case.

Tammy Moorer kidnapping case to be put in jury’s hands

Jurors are expected to start deliberating Tuesday morning in the Tammy Moorer kidnapping trial.

  Defense rests its case in Tammy Moorer kidnapping trial

The kidnapping trial of Tammy Moorer begins its third week Monday morning, as the state gets the opportunity to continue cross-examining the defense's witnesses.

  Tammy Moorer takes the stand in her kidnapping trial

The trial of Tammy Moorer continues Friday as it enters its ninth day of testimony.

  Five defense witnesses in Tammy Moorer kidnapping trial not allowed to testify

The defense’s case got off to a rocky start on Thursday, day nine of Tammy Moorer’s kidnapping trial.

  Tammy Moorer to take the stand in her own defense in kidnapping trial

The mother of Sidney Moorer took the stand Wednesday in her daughter-in-law’s kidnapping trial.

  ‘I think you’re a little obsessed with me:’ Content of text messages focus of day seven of Tammy Moorer trial

The trial started on Oct. 8 with jury selection. Since then, there has been six days of witness testimony. Moorer is charged in connection with the December 2013 disappearance of Heather Elvis.

  Monday testimony in Tammy Moorer kidnapping trial focuses on Elvis' car, suspect’s home

The Tammy Moorer trial resumed Monday as more witnesses took to the stand to testify.

  Testimony on cellphone records a focus of day three of Tammy Moorer trial

Day two of testimony in Tammy Moorer’s kidnapping trial is set to continue Wednesday at the Horry County Government and Justice Center in Conway.

First witnesses take the stand in Tammy Moorer kidnapping trial

Opening statements took place Tuesday morning ahead of the first witnesses being called.

  Tammy Moorer trial set to begin Monday

The trial for Tammy Moorer is set to begin Monday in Horry County with jury selection.

SC Supreme Court rejects motion for Sidney, Tammy Moorer to be tried together

SC Supreme Court rejects motion for Sidney, Tammy Moorer to be tried together.

Solicitor’s Office asks the state’s highest court to allow a joint trial for Sidney, Tammy Moorer in October

In documents filed with the South Carolina Supreme Court that WMBF just obtained, the state's highest court has been asked to decide how Tammy Moorer's upcoming trial for kidnapping and conspiricy to kidnap should be handled.

Tammy Moorer trial set for October, may include Sidney in joint trial

Sidney and Tammy Moorer could be tried together as co-defendants for charges of kidnapping and conspiracy to commit kidnapping in connection to the disappearance of Heather Elvis.

Sidney Moorer could be eligible for parole in 2019, according to jail records

Sidney Moorer is almost a month into his sentence after being convicted last month of impeding the investigation into the December 2013 disappearance of Heather Elvis.

  ‘There’s a long way to go:’ Heather Elvis' family reacts after Sidney Moorer found guilty of obstructing justice

A jury has returned a verdict of guilty in the obstruction of justice trial for Sidney Moorer.

Video evidence cornerstone of prosecution’s case during this week’s Sidney Moorer trial

Video evidence presented during Sidney Moorer's obstruction of justice trial that reportedly show him making a purchase at an area Walmart and making a call from a pay phone were obtained by WMBF News two days after a jury found him guilty of the charge.

Closing arguments concluded in Sidney Moorer obstruction of justice trial, jury to be charged

The third day of the obstruction of justice trial for Sidney Moorer included testimony by a forensic expert specializing in analyzing cell phone location data and from Tammy Moorer's cousin, who said Sidney Moorer showed him "something" on a cell phone indicating that Moorer knew more about Elvis' disappearance than what he told police.

Lead investigator testifies about conversations with Sidney Moorer during day two of his obstruction of justice trial

Sidney Moorer's obstruction of justice trial continued Tuesday morning for a second day. Moorer is accused of kidnapping in connection to Heather Elvis' disappearance.

Pre-trial hearing held for Tammy Moorer for violation of gag order

Tammy Moorer, the wife of Sidney Moorer who is also accused of kidnapping missing woman Heather Elvis, appeared in court Tuesday morning for a pre-trial hearing. Tammy Moorer is accused of violating the gag order in the case for posting information about the Heather Elvis case to her Facebook page, according to court documents.

  One year after hung jury, both sides await new trial date for Sidney Moorer

Saturday will be exactly one year since a Horry County jury was unable to decide if Sidney Moorer was guilty or innocent in the 2013 disappearance of Heather Elvis.

A Look Back: Accused Heather Elvis kidnapper Sidney Moorer goes to trial

It's been three years since Heather Elvis went missing, and still no justice has been found for her or her family and friends. The man accused in connection to her disappearance is spending this Christmas with his family after a jury could not decide if he was guilty or not. However, this case is far from over.

Sidney Moorer retrial will be held in Georgetown County after change of venue granted

A change of venue has been ordered in the kidnapping trial of Sidney Moorer, charged in connection with the December 2013 disappearance of Heather Elvis.

Sidney Moorer released from jail after 2 months

Sidney Moorer is set to be released from jail on Wednesday following his imprisonment for violating a gag order during his kidnapping trial in the case of missing woman Heather Elvis.

Solicitor: Sidney Moorer will be tried again in Heather Elvis kidnapping case

Fifteenth Circuit Solicitor Jimmy Richardson said Sidney Moorer will be tried again in connection with the disappearance of Heather Elvis.

Hung jury, mistrial declared in Sidney Moorer trial

After several hours of deliberation that began Thursday evening and continued for most of the day on Friday, 12 jurors could not reach a unanimous verdict and a hung jury was declared in the case of Sidney Moorer, who was charged with kidnapping in connection with the December 2013 disappearance of Heather Elvis.

Day three of Sidney Moorer trial ends with testimony about texts between defendant’s, Elvis' phones

Text messages between Sidney Moorer's and Heather Elvis' cellphones was the focus of afternoon testimony in Moorer's kidnapping case.

SLED witness: Video surveillance, receipt shows Sidney Moorer bought pregnancy test

Video surveillance footage made up the bulk of the rest of the evidence presented Tuesday in the kidnapping trial of Sidney Moorer.

First witnesses testify they believed Heather Elvis was pregnant

Witness testimony began around 4 p.m., Monday in the Sidney Moorer trial, with both saying they believed Heather Elvis was pregnant.

  Couple charged with kidnapping in connection to Heather Elvis case

Both the husband and wife arrested Friday in connection with the Heather Elvis investigation were charged with kidnapping on Sunday, in addition to the charges announced at their bond hearings Saturday morning.

UPDATE: Couple charged with kidnapping in connection to Heather Elvis case

Both the husband and wife arrested Friday in connection with the Heather Elvis investigation were charged with kidnapping on Sunday, in addition to the charges announced at their bond hearings Saturday morning.

  Exclusive new details on Heather Elvis case come out

Those closest to the investigation into the disappearance of Heather Elvis speak to WMBF News about the case, what they think may have happened, and the complicated role social media has played in the investigation.