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(WCBD) Monday morning a news conference at the ML Brown Public Safety building took place concerning the Heather Elvis investigation.

Horry County Police chief Saundra Rhodes announced Sidney and Tammy Moorer are now charged with the murder of Heather Elvis. The bond hearing on the murder charges will be the week of March 17.

Elvis, 20, went missing December 17 and was last heard from early in the morning on December 18.  Heather's car was found abandoned at Peachtree Landing along the Waccamaw River on December 19. 

On Friday, February 21,The Moorers were arrested. They were initially charged with kidnapping, obstruction of justice and two counts of indecent exposure. 

At the same time as the conference, Sidney and Tammy Moorer, appeared at J. Reuben Long Detention Center where they were charged with murder. 

Tammy Moorer posted bond over the weekend on the $10,000 obstructing justice charge, but remained in jail.

No bail is set for the kidnapping charges.

According to arrest warrants, the Tammy's indecent exposure charges stem from an incident at Broadway at the Beach. The warrant says between December 17th and 18th of 2013, she indecently exposed herself at 1325 Celebrity Circle in Myrtle Beach. The second exposure charge is from between December 17th and 18th at Atlantic Avenue and Century Circle in Conway.

The arrest warrant for her obstructing justice charge says on December 20, 2013 she gave police misinformation regarding the disappearance of Heather Elvis and Sidney Moorer's activities during the early morning hours of December 18, 2013.  

At this point, the authorities have not found Heather Elvis.

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