Spengler gets 121 year sentence PDF Print E-mail

After being convicted of murder in mid-May, Tammy Spengler received a sentence of 121 years in Washington Superior Court on June 20.


“I am pleased with the sentence,” said Washington County Prosecutor Dustin Houchin. “The defendant took her chances with a trial and I am happy we were able to get justice for the victims in this case.”
Spengler was convicted for her involvement in a double homicide that took place on Rosebud Road in June of 2011.
The bodies of Timothy M. Orman, Salem and Roy L. Orman, 48, Salem were found in a shed on the Rosebud Road property.  
The homicide investigation began shortly after 11 p.m. Wednesday, June 22, 2011 when the Washington County Sheriff’s Department received a phone call about two deceased people located on property on Rosebud Road, just off of West Washington  School Road.  
Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies went to investigated and discovered the two bodies.
At that point, detectives and crime scene investigators from the Indiana State Police Post at Sellersburg were called to the scene to assume the investigation. After interviewing several people and processing the crime scene a detective from the Indiana State Police Post at Sellersburg placed Timothy Orman and Spengler under arrest for murder.
The trial for Timothy R. Orman is set to start July 9.
After Spengler’s trial, Houchin applauded the work of law enforcement officers who worked the case.
“I think both the state police and the sheriff’s department, throughout the entire case, did a great job,” Houchin said. “We were handed a lot to work with. The case had challenges, but it’s good to work with those guys because of the good job they do.”