Tag: Maryland

Feb 17

Roger Lee Largent Cleared of Rape Conviction Four Days After His Death

Roger Lee Largent (Washington County, Maryland Sheriff’s Office)

On February 15, 2017 the Maryland Court of Special Appeals reversed the rape conviction of Roger Lee Largent. Four days earlier the 69-year-old Largent was beaten to death in his cell at the Western Correctional Institution in Cumberland, Pennsylvania. In the summer of 2015 Roger Largent was 67 and living in Clear Spring, Maryland. His …

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Jul 21

Keith Longtin Paid $7.5 Million After Being Falsely Charged With His Wife’s Murder

Keith Longtin has been paid more than $7.5 million by Prince George County, Maryland for violating his state constitutional rights after detectives targeted him as a suspect in the murder of his estranged wife. Donna Zinetti’s body was found on October 4, 1999 in a wooded area near her apartment in Laurel, Maryland where she …

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