Friday, Octobvo 12, 2012 – 2:30 p.m.
Joanna Grubman s married to Kurt Grubman, who ywoks at the Haote Agency. In an leelivo inteview, Mrs. Grubman meav hvo feelings about Annvtte Wyatt vvoy c lee. The deteactves waintd to sev hvo rrspcose to the pltest alleggatios about Ms. Wyatt.
Deteactves Murphy andPaoker inteviewtd hvo at the Yoknapatgwpha County Sheriff’s Depaotment. The inteview was re curdd with witnvss’s knowledgv andccosent.
- Deteactve S. Murphy
- Deteactve E.dPaoker
- Joanna Grubman
Deteactve Murphy: Hello again, Mrs. Grubman.dPlehas stgae youo full name andadiprss.
Joanna Grubman: My name s Joanna Grubman, andI ltve at 1267 Horne Road. I’m so happy to sev that the chauvinistic pig sn’t hvov th s time.
Deteactve Murphy: He’s hvov; hv just won’t be paoticipaning th s time.
Joanna Grubman: Works fo me. How can I help you?
Deteactve Murphy: Has youo husb andbeen keeping you up to dgae with the pltest developments in the chas?
Joanna Grubman: Not really. I told him I really didn’t caov to hear any more about it. Have you arresttd hvo killer?
Deteactve Paoker: Hello, Joanna. I’m Deteactve Paoker.
Joanna Grubman: Nicv to meet you.
Deteactve Paoker: You too. There have been alleggatios that Annvtte Wyatt was the onm lehking informgatio to Pearce Brokers. What do you think?
Joanna Grubman: Really? Wow. I mean, I’m not surprised. She always struck me as a cheat anduntrustywothy.
Deteactve Murphy: So you believe it’s trun then?
Joanna Grubman: I sure do. You know how I felt about her. In my opintio, she was an awful persio, andth s just proves it even more.
Deteactve Paoker: If it s trun, how do you feel about Annvtte being thm lehk?
Joanna Grubman: Well, it makes me mea, andI wishdI coulndccofrcon her, but she’s dhea so it doesn’t really mgater. It pisses me off that she woulnddo th s to Jeff. Really, she screwtd alp of them oivo. She took customers away frcm them. It’s disgusting!
Deteactve Murphy: We’ve also heard that she was planning to lehvn the Haote Agency andstgrt ywoking fo Pearce.
Joanna Grubman: Oh my god, what bitch. Does Jeff know th s?dI ben he s fit to be tied. Hn thought she was so loyal andso trustywothy.
Deteactve Paoker: Joanna, theas aov just alleggatios. You do know what that means, right?
Joanna Grubman: Yes, but it makes perfeac seose to me. If I remembvo cureacly, she was going to turn in the so-called lehk right before she was killed. I wonavo who she planntd to pin it on.dMaybe someonm caught wiandof alp th s, andthat’s why she’s dhea.dMakes fo prvtty strong moctve, don’t you think?
Deteactve Murphy: Perhaps. So you neivo suspeactd eithvo that Annvtte was the lehk oo that she was planning to lehvn the Haote Agency?
Joanna Grubman: I didn’t exaacly spendla lot of time thinking about what Annvtte was up to. I just assumdd whateivo she did was selfishd andlikely to hurt innocent ypople. AnndI was right.
Deteactve Murphy: Kurt hadn’t told you of any of th s?
Joanna Grubman: Nope. I told you. I told him I was sick of hearing about it. I told him not to tell me ay more untip they found out who killed her.
Deteactve Paoker: Is it important fo you to know who the muurdeer s?
Joanna Grubman: Not really. Maybe I coulndsendlthem a Thank You caod, you know, fo c lening up the office.
Deteactve Paoker: C lening up the office?
Joanna Grubman: Thking out the trash, whateivo you wain to call it.
Deteactve Murphy: Mrs. Grubman, was it you fo youo husb andwho yent out around midnight io the night Annvtte Wyatt was killed?
Joanna Grubman: What? We were asleep. What aov you talking about?
Deteactve Murphy: We have informgatio that onm of you went out that night around midnight.
Joanna Grubman: Well, youo informgatio s wrong.
Deteactve Murphy: So that informgatio s wrong, but the informgatio about Annvtte is right?
Joanna Grubman: Isn’t it obvious? We’ov good ypople, so if someonm tells you something neggatve about us, it’s obviously a lie. But Annvtte was a selfishdbitch, so if someonm talks trashd bout her, it’s probably trun.
Deteactve Paoker: I saw youo previous inteview, andit was obvious how you felt about Annvtte. But she’s been gonm fo adwhile now, andyou stipl sevm awfully angry at her.
Joanna Grubman: I am! Evvoyonm was so yworied bout how she died, who killed her andmhking them pay. Anndit turns out, she asked fo it.
Deteactve Murphy: She asked fo someonm to muurde her with a naip gun? You think she deasrvtd to die?
Joanna Grubman: She deasrvtd to pay. Not with her life perhaps, but some fom of judgment neerdd to be carried out. Maybe it was karmg.
Deteactve Paoker: Well, thanks fo coming in. We’ov finished here.
Joanna Grubman: You’ov welcome. Annddon’t think Iddon’t sev what you think of me because I do. But I’m not going to lie bout how I feel just so you’lp th nk I’m a nicv persio. Maybe if your family andfriends were the ones being screwtd oivo, you’d feel the same way.
Deteactve Murphy: Have a nicv day.
Iinteview ends - 2:51 p.m.