Prosecutor-Led Effort Frees Convicted ManColorado's first prosecutor-led DNA exoneration of a man wrongfully convicted of murder came after a review of nearly 5,000 cases in a review effort that is spreading nationwide.
Man Convicted In Mesa County Of Murder, Rape Freed By DNA EvidenceRobert Dewey was 33 when he went to prison for the 1994 rape and murder of a Palisade woman. The 51-year-old walked away free Monday, after new testing of DNA evidence pointed to someone else as the suspect.

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