Police Detective Earns 23 Years In Prison

Prison for former detective, Darrell Dowdy

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Darryl Howard was recently awarded $6 million by a jury after spending 23 years in prison.

How and why

Mr. Howard was arrested in 1995 for the 1991 murder of two women, Doris Washington and her teenage daughter, Nishonda. Howard’s sentence was vacated in 2016. New…




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