BOSTON (CBS) – Prosecutors say new DNA evidence clears a man convicted of a double murder in Roxbury nearly 30 years ago.

Ronnie Qualls (WBZ-TV)

The Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office agreed with the defense that Ronnie Qualls was wrongly charged in the 1992 murders and that Qualls should be released from prison.

The Boston College Innocence Program took up the case in 2017.

A judge will now decide in 48-year-old Qualls should go free.

Comments (2)
  1. How can someone recover thirty years of their life back,no amount of money in the world can make it right,

  2. G E Morrison, Jr says:

    My first question is what kind legal help was afforded him? If past history is any indication it was probably lacking.

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