Innocent man Jonathan Fleming sues city for $162 million after 25 years in prison

06-18 bk lawsuit

The 52-year-old was released in April after an investigation turned up new evidence.

A Brooklyn man who spent nearly 25 years behind bars for a crime he didn't commit is now suing the city.

Jonathan Fleming, 52, is seeking $162 million after being freed from prison in April. He says he was visiting Disney World back in 1989 when his friend Daryl Rush was shot and killed in Williamsburg.

An investigation by Kings County District Attorney Ken Thompson found that a key...

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In 1989, Jonathan Fleming was convicted of murder Man out of prison after wrongful conviction