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CanadaCalgary crime analyst who led police to body of missing girl continues testimony in double-murder trial

18:41  06 december  2018
18:41  06 december  2018 Source:   globalnews.ca

Graphic evidence continues Day 5 of Calgary double murder trial of Edward Downey

Graphic evidence continues Day 5 of Calgary double murder trial of Edward Downey The double murder trial of Edward Downey will enter its fifth day of testimony Friday. Downey has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the deaths of Sara Baillie and her five-year-old daughter, Taliyah Marsman. READ MORE: 'It was a body': Graphic evidence from first responder presented in 4th day of Calgary double murder trial Family and friends of Sara and Taliyah sobbed in court Thursday as graphic details were presented by the officer who first responded to Sara's home. Calgary Police Const. Bradley Nykoluk said he was first called to the home on July 11, 2016 for a "check on welfare.

On the fifth day of testimony in the double murder trial of Edward Downey, court heard that partial The prosecution has said Calgary police used cellphone tower pings to map Downey’s movements Taliyah was still missing . READ MORE: Graphic details emerge in double murder trial of Edward

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Calgary crime analyst who led police to body of missing girl continues testimony in double-murder trial© THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh Lit candles and photographs are seen on display at a vigil for Calgary homicide victims Sara Baillie and her five-year-old daughter Taliyah Marsman, in Calgary, on July 17, 2016.

A Calgary police crime and intelligence analyst who used cell tower pings to help officers find five-year-old Taliyah Marsman will continue her testimony on Thursday.

Trish Pace told court Wednesday in the double-murder trial of Edward Downey that she used communications from a phone belonging to the accused to try and track where the little girl could be.

READ MORE: Graphic details about death of 5-year-old Taliyah Marsman presented in Calgary double-murder trial

Jurors warned to expect graphic evidence as second week of Calgary double murder trial of Edward Downey begins

Jurors warned to expect graphic evidence as second week of Calgary double murder trial of Edward Downey begins Jurors in the double murder trial of Edward Downey have been warned to expect to see graphic photos as the second week of testimony begins Monday. Edward Downey has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the deaths of Sara Baillie and her five-year-old daughter, Taliyah Marsman. READ MORE: Officer recounts discovery of missing Calgary girl in first-degree murder trial of Edward Downey: ‘I yelled Taliyah’ Justice Beth Hughes told the five men and seven women hearing the case they will be shown autopsy photos when the medical examiner testifies.

The double - murder trial of Edward Downey will continue in Calgary Wednesday as jurors hear an He’s pleaded not guilty to both charges. Sara was found dead inside of her northwest Calgary Taliyah’s body was found three days later, outside the city limits following an Alberta-wide Amber Alert.

Conviction for murder in the absence of a body is possible. Historically, cases of this type have been hard to prove, forcing the prosecution to rely on other kinds of evidence, usually circumstantial. Developments in forensic science towards the end of the 20th century have made it more likely that a

Pace showed jurors the maps she created to help guide officers in their search for Taliyah, who was the subject of an Alberta-wide Amber Alert at the time.

Downey is accused of first-degree murder in the deaths of Sara Baillie and Taliyah, her five-year-old daughter. He's pleaded not guilty to both charges.

READ MORE: Fatal injuries of mother and daughter detailed in double murder trial of Edward Downey

Sara was found dead inside of her northwest Calgary basement suite on July 11, 2016.

Taliyah's body was found three days later, outside the city limits.

Court was shown a map with the actual spot the little girl's body was found by police laid over top of the area Pace gave searchers to to look for her.

Her body was found on the edge of the specific search area where Pace predicted the five-year-old would be.

Watch - Fri, Nov 30: Friday marked an emotional end to an extremely difficult week for family and friends of Sara Baillie and her five-year-old daughter Taliyah Marsman. Edward Downey has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the deaths of the mother and daughter. Nancy Hixt reports.

'We've got her,' hopeful officer yelled upon discovery of child's body, Downey murder trial hears.
'We've got her,' hopeful officer yelled upon discovery of child's body, Downey murder trial hears

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