Kenneth Kagonyera

Time Served: 10 Years

The Innocence Project did not have a role in exonerating this person. For the full history and details of this case, please visit the National Registry of Exonerations at the link below.

State: North Carolina

Charge: First-degree murder

Conviction: Second-degree murder

Sentence: 12-15 Years

Incident Date: 09/18/00

Conviction Date: 12/13/01

Exoneration Date: 09/22/11

Served: 10 Years

Race of Defendant: African American

Race of Victim: African American

Status: Exonerated by DNA

Contributing Causes of Conviction: Eyewitness Misidentification, False Confessions or Admissions, Informants

Type of Crime: Homicide Related

Death Penalty Case: no

Accused Plead Guilty: No, Yes

The Alternative Perpetrator Identified: Yes

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