After Serving 17 Years Death Row Inmate Walks Free

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- A death row inmate is free after spending 17 years behind bars. 

Rickey D. Newman had his charges dropped on Wednesday afternoon, according to Crawford County Prosecuting Attorney Ron Fields. 

Fields said Newman walked free after 2 p.m. on Wednesday.

Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.

 


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