Kaine Horman answers KATU's questions

On Friday night, Kaine Horman, the father of missing 7-year-old, Kyron Horman, answered questions that KATU News asked him through e-mail. He said he doesn't know where Terri Horman is after she left the family's home and can't comment on the deal struck to get her to move out.

KATU: Can you share with us the nature of the settlement between Kaine and Terri as far as when Terri is to move out and when Kaine can move back in? Does the settlement include any financial help for Terri?

Kaine: I am not able to comment on the settlement.

KATU: Kaine, does Terri still have access to your shared bank accounts, credit cards, etc? Or do you have some kind of financial restraining order in place as well?

Kaine: A financial restraining order is a standard item put in place in most if not all divorce settlements - to my knowledge.

KATU: When is the next scheduled on camera media interviews with Desiree and Kaine?

Kaine: We do not have any currently scheduled. I will not be available for on camera interviews until after next week as I focus on getting our home back to order for Kiara and preparing it for Kyron's return.

KATU: What sort of emotional stressors developed for Terri Horman since Kaine and Terri married, leading up to your belief that she was involved in Kyron's disappearance?

Kaine: Aside from some emotional issues after the birth of Kiara I can't comment on what additional stresses were on Terri.

KATU: Why are you still wearing your wedding ring?

Kaine: A good question that I was asked by one of the other local stations. I have not thought anything of it until asked. After thinking about it a little bit today I think I keep it on as a symbol of our family and more for our kids than anything else. It will come off at some point but right now the priority is getting Kyron home and taking care of Kiara.

KATU: Kaine, why did you and Terri switch cars the day Kyron disappeared? Did you typically drive the white truck, and Terri the red mustang? Did she request to have the truck that day?

Kaine: I typically drive the truck and Terri drives the car. She wanted to use the truck to bring Kyron's science fair project home, easier done with the truck than the car, although she did not stay for the duration of the science fair - per her statements that the media has reported.

KATU: Do you believe authorities are close to making an arrest?

Kaine: I can't comment based on the investigation

KATU: Can you confirm that Terri walked out of the 2nd or 3rd polygraph tests?

Kaine: She took the first, went to take a second and walked out before the machine portion of the test could be administered, then went back 8-10 days later and completed a full test. This was information she shared openly with all friends, family, and law enforcement that were at the house at the time of the events.

KATU: Was Terri bi-polar, either diagnosed or not? Was she on medication at any point for mental health issues?

Kaine: Not that I am aware of but that would be between Terri and her Doctor.

KATU: Kaine, do you know if Terri is in Roseburg right now? Thank you again for all your help.

Kaine: I have no information indicating where Terri might be.



June 4, 2010 - Police issue an alert saying 7-year-old Kyron Horman has disappeared.

June 6, 2010 - "The reported disappearance from one of our schools is unprecedented," Portland School Superintendent Carol Smith says during a news conference, "and deeply troubling."

June 6, 2010 - The Federal Bureau of Investigation brings in members of its Child Abduction Rapid Deployment team as searchers move into the third day without a sign of Kyron.

June 7, 2010 - Police hold a news conference to provide an update on the search efforts.

June 8, 2010 - Police hold a news conference to provide an update on the search efforts.

June 10, 2010 - Two former detective supervisors say the lack of information investigators have released in the search for Kyron Horman points to potential criminal involvement.

June 10, 2010 - Police hold a news conference to provide an update on the search efforts.

June 10, 2010 - Officials display the type of clothes Kyron was last seen wearing.

June 11, 2010 - Three possible sightings in Yreka, Calif., turn out to be someone else who closely resembled Kyron.

June 11, 2010 - Family members speak at a news conference. It is the first time they have come forward in the public eye.

June 14, 2010 - As the search for Kyron intensifies, searchers defend their efforts.

June 14, 2010 - An 8-year-old boy who looks like Kyron Horman starts drawing attention.

June 14, 2010 - Police release a photo showing the type of glasses Kyron wears.

June 15, 2010 - Family and friends hold a vigil for Kyron as the school year ends.

June 18, 2010 - Police release a flier to the public, one that specifically asks for information about Terri.

June 24, 2010 - For the first time we see video of Kyron.

June 25, 2010 - Desiree and Kaine go on national TV.

June 27, 2010 - Terri's father talks to 'People' magazine and is quoted as saying "she's trying to be as cooperative as she can ... I guess they think she's going to break."

June 28, 2010 - Kaine files for divorce from Terri and is granted a restraining order against her.

June 29, 2010 - Friends of Terri urge the woman to speak and tell her side of the story.

June 30, 2010 - Terri hires criminal defense attorney Stephen Houze.

June 30, 2010 - We learn more about the two 911 calls that were placed from the Horman family home.

July 1, 2010 - Desiree reads a short statement asking Terri to cooperate with the investigation.

July 2, 2010 - Multnomah County Sheriff Dan Staton says during a news conference that Terri Horman is being cooperative.

July 4, 2010 - Reports arise that Terri allegedly tried to hire a man to kill her husband.

July 4, 2010 - A source confirms that the Oregon Department of Human Services opened a case on Terri Horman following a 2005 arrest and charge of driving under the influence.

July 6, 2010 - Desiree calls on Terri once again to cooperate with authorities.

July 8, 2010 - Kaine and Desiree put the pressure on Terri during a news conference.

July 8, 2010 - In a restraining order filed against Terri, Kaine writes "I believe the respondent is involved in the disappearance of my son Kyron who has been missing since June 4th."

July 9, 2010 - Sources reveal that investigators have collected surveillance videos from local grocery stores in the disappearance of Kyron Horman.

July 9, 2010 -KATU News reporter Dan Tilkin attempts to ask Kyron's stepmother, Terri Horman, about her polygraph tests and if she knows where Kyron is.

July 10, 2010 - In an interview with ABC, Kaine Horman suggests Terri Horman may have suffered from some form of post-partum depression.

July 12, 2010 - Kaine Horman files a motion accusing Terri Horman of violating a restraining order against her by carrying on a sexual relationship with one of his childhood friends, sharing sealed legal information and trying to kidnap their daughter.

July 13, 2010 - Terri now wants money from her estranged husband, Kaine Horman, to move out of the family home.

July 15, 2010 - Kaine Horman seeks to remove Terri Horman from family home immediately

July 16, 2010 - Terri Horman, the stepmother of missing 7-year-old Kyron Horman, will move out of the family's home by 3 p.m. Saturday, according to a source.

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