She later told Jan: “I so hope it’s her.” Jan told police that Elaine’s glowing praise of Allison changed dramatically after the discovery of her body. “Allison was never a good cook and Gerard was a single parent,” Elaine told Jan, *according to her statement. “You see, Gerard wasn’t only a single *parent, but he was also a carer.” Jan told police she was shocked and upset by these comments. COP HAD A FEELING THE BODY MAY BE THERE A LOCAL police sergeant who knew Gerard Baden-Clay searched bushland at Anstead, coming within 400m of *Allison’s body, because he had a “feeling” she might be there. Sergeant Murray Watson, who had worked in the area for 30 years, was one of the first witnesses at Gerard’s trial.