Who testified in 1st day of murder trial?
Published 1:15 am Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Son of victim James ‘Nibby’ Barton
Former forensics investigator with Alabama Department of Forensic Science
Former CCSO investigator
Current investigator, CCSO
Former girlfriend of Eugene Black; she also was charged with robbery and murder and previously entered a plea deal in which she agreed to testify.
Dennis ‘Elmo’ Walker
Lifelong friend of Walker’s previous co-defendants, Shelia Walker Williams, Sandra Lynn and Shelia Clark Brooks
Classmate of ‘the girls;’ testified she saw Black leave the scene of the crime.
Currently resides in the Covington County Jail; testified Black “confessed” the murder to him in 1994 at the junkyard