Man Released From Jail After Serving 33 Years for a Crime He Didn't Commit

Keith Harward, 59, was convicted of raping a woman and killing her husband in Newport News in 1982.
1:20 | 04/08/16

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Now to the former navy sailor wrongly convicted for a crime he didn't commit. His emotional release from prison in Virginia today. Cleared by DNA evidence after more than thirty years behind bars. So sure his innocence he would lose to take a plea deal for a lesser sentence ABC's Lindsey Davis on his new battle. To start a new life. After 33 years behind bars for a crime he didn't commit. Today Keith Kerr were walked out of jail to cheers and it's the worst part about dias rock parents. It killed them it devastates him. Harvard was convicted of reaping the woman and killing or husband in Newport News, Virginia back in 1982 in 2006. The former sailor wrote a letter to the innocence project. They took on the case and through DNA evidence proved the real culprit was Harvard shipmate who died in prison ten years ago. They weren't working for the truth. They were looking for a conviction and today he's looking forward to a meal of fried oysters. And future of freedom to go at hug trees at the par you know whatever. Where Rell wanna do prozac could do. Harvard has not said if he plans to sue but did say today that someone needs to pay for what was done to him. Tom 33 years behind bars for cry meeting commit all right Lindsay thank you.

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