Man who spent 17 years in prison for murder he didn’t commit killed three years after release


By Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man who served 17 years in prison for murder before being cleared of the crime and released has been shot and killed almost three years after leaving prison.

Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi says 40-year-old Alprentiss Nash was killed Tuesday after arguing with his attacker.

He says police are questioning a person of interest.

Nash was convicted in the 1995 murder of Leon Stroud on Chicago’s South Side, based on witness testimony. In …read more

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