SKOWHEGAN, Maine — A judge on Friday announced a respondent’s trial declaration “bull” before condemning him to 55 years for killing his significant other and covering her body with a wedding ring, blossoms, potato chip sack, and a container of Gucci cologne called “Liable.”
The judge said he was “appalled” by the direct of Army veteran Luc Tieman, who was sentenced month for kill.
Tieman, of Fairfield, Maine, didn’t talk amid the condemning in Superior Court. In any case, he has fought he didn’t murder his significant other, whom he conceded covering behind his folks’ home.
Tieman initially told agents 34-year-old Valerie Tieman vanished at a Walmart, yet he later changed his story to state she kicked the bucket from a heroin overdose. An examination demonstrated she had ingested painkillers however kicked the bucket from two shots.
A prosecutor told the judge that Valerie Tieman was “gunned down” in August 2016 by the man who pledged to love and ensure her.
The casualty’s family, from South Carolina, asked the judge to force a lifelong incarceration rather than the 55-year sentence looked for by prosecutors. The safeguard looked for a 35-year sentence.
“A major piece of me is gone,” the casualty’s mom, Sarajean Harmon of Taylors, South Carolina, said in an announcement read out loud at the hearing. She composed that she was “overpowered by what an insidiousness hearted man Luc is.”
Tieman sobbed as his mom and dad approached the judge for benevolence.
His mom, Laurelle Tieman, said her child was changed when he came back from three battle visits in Afghanistan and Iraq. She said she wasn’t hoping to utilize his post-horrible pressure issue as a reason yet included, “I am requesting understanding.”
The prosecutor fought Tieman slaughtered his significant other to be with another lady he’d met on Facebook. Luc Tieman moved in with that lady and never revealed his better half missing, prosecutors said.
Valerie Tieman’s folks, both of whom were in court Friday alongside her sibling, in the long run reached police on Sept. 9, 2016.
Luc Tieman offered no clarification why the grave contained the surprising things, some of which had been on his bedside table in his folks’ home.
Valerie Tieman was wrapped in a cover and covered in a shallow grave alongside blossoms, a wedding ring, a sack of potato chips, cologne and a note.