Raw Interview: Wrongfully-imprisoned Illinois man released after 24 year - KMOV.com

Raw Interview: Wrongfully-imprisoned Illinois man released after 24 year

CHESTER, Illinois (AP) -- A man who spent 24 years behind bars for a deadly Chicago fire he claims he didn’t set says he has a lot of uncertainty now that he’s a free man.

Forty-six-year-old James Kluppelberg was released Thursday afternoon from the southern Illinois’ Menard Correctional Center, where he was serving a life sentence. That came a day after prosecutors dropped their case against him.

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