Danny Brown

Time Served:

19 years

State: Ohio

Charge: Murder, Robbery

Conviction: Aggravated Murder, Aggravated Burglary

Sentence: Life

Incident Date: 12/05/1981

Conviction Date: 09/24/1982

Exoneration Date: 05/03/2001

Accused Pleaded Guilty: No

Contributing Causes of Conviction: Eyewitness Misidentification

Death Penalty Case: No

Race of Defendant: African American

Race of Victim: African American

Status: Exonerated by DNA

Alternative Perpetrator Identified: Yes

Type of Crime: Homicide-related, Sex Crimes