A buddy of Amber Heard testified on Wednesday about seeing the extent of the actress’ accidents following arguments with Johnny Depp.

“I used to be scared for Amber,” mentioned Raquel “Rocky” Pennington. “I used to be so unhappy for Johnny, as a result of he’s my buddy too, and I actually needed them to have the ability to get it collectively.”

Pennington’s testimony got here by way of a video deposition from January. An excessive amount of her testimony centered on seeing Heard within the aftermath of an argument she had with Depp in December, 2015.

The jury was proven a photograph of Heard that Pennington mentioned was taken that night time. Fighting again tears at moments, Penning described how the image was of Heard with two black eyes and a swollen backside lip.

Pennington additionally described the accidents in questioning by Depp’s attorneys.

Heard’s head was “uncooked and purple,” she mentioned, and there was “a bloody patch along with her hair lacking.” Asked if Heard’s face may have been purple from crying, Pennington mentioned, “It may have been.”

But jurors additionally have been proven different images from that night, together with a photograph of a clump of hair on the carpeted ground. Pennington testified that it was her understanding that the hair was Heard’s. She additionally mentioned that she didn’t

Pennington mentioned that they referred to as for help from a non-public nurse on the penthouse, who instructed her to not let Heard obtained to sleep that night time and to watch her speech.

In video testimony that ran on Tuesday, Pennington, a blended martial artist, mentioned that she and Heard not are shut. She mentioned that they not communicate however they’re “not enemies.”

“I needed to spend extra time with different individuals in my life and prioritize different relationships,” she mentioned.

More to come back.


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