Nathaniel Hatchett

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: Michigan

Charge: Kidnapping, carjacking, armed robbery, criminal sexual conduct

Conviction: Kidnapping, carjacking, armed robbery, criminal sexual conduct

Sentence: 25-40 Years

Incident Date: 11/11/96

Conviction Date: 03/03/98

Exoneration Date: 04/14/08

Served: 10 years

Race of Defendant: African American

Race of Victim: Caucasian

Status: Exonerated by DNA

Contributing Causes of Conviction: Eyewitness Misidentification, False Confessions or Admissions, Government Misconduct, Unvalidated or Improper Forensic Science

Type of Forensic Science Problem: Hair Analysis

Death Penalty Case: no

Accused Plead Guilty: No

The Alternative Perpetrator Identified: No

Type of Crime: Sex Crimes

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