See These Emotional Photos of Johnny Tall Bear’s First Day of Freedom in 26 Years!
06.12.18 By Innocence Staff
On June 11, 2018, with the consent of the Oklahoma County District Attorney, District Court Judge Glenn M. Jones vacated the 1992 murder conviction and dismissed the charges against Johnny Edward Tall Bear based on new DNA evidence proving his innocence. Tall Bear served 26 years for murder based on the erroneous statements of an alleged eyewitness who claimed to have seen Tall Bear fighting with the victim but later expressed doubts about his identification.
See his first day of freedom below.
Read the full press release here.
Help Tall Bear with his transition to freedom: support his Amazon wishlist.
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