Central Park Jogger

Number 19762
Subject Crime
Source ABC News
State NY
Year 2002
Publication Date Sept. 26
Summary An ABC investigation reveals that a serial rapist, Matias Reyes, has confessed to raping the Central Park Jogger, a 28-year old attractive investment banker who in 1989 was found in coma after her nightly jog. Reyes has also confessed to raping four other women and murdering one of them. After the broadcast, a judge vacated the convictions of the Harlem teens who had been imprisoned for years as rapists in the Central Park Jogger case.
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Keywords TAPE;TRANSCRIPT;DNA evidence;teenagers;gangs;justice;courts;African Americans;blacks
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