"Every time I'd go to parole, they'd want a description of the crime or my version of the crime," Chatman said. "I don't have a version of the crime. I never committed the crime. I never will admit to doing this crime that I know I didn't do."Read Full Story
Charles Chatman was only 20years old when a rape victim, a young woman in her 20s, picked him from a photo lineup. He was found guilty and served over 25 years in prison before DNA evidence was used to prove his innocence.Amazing story. Sad to know that this man lost so many years of his life. But also hopeful that DNA evidence can be used to prevent these types of mistakes from happening in the future.Read Full Story
Charles Chatman was recently found innocent based on DNA analysis. He was found guilty of rape in the early 1980's and didn't get vindicated until January 2008.