- 63 – Detroit Crime Reporter Exposes Justice System for Imprisoning Innocent People
63 – Detroit Crime Reporter Exposes Justice System for Imprisoning Innocent People
George Hunter is a seasoned journalist at the Detroit News who has been covering crime stories for over 20 years. A Detroit Native, he is the author of many true crime novels as well as host of the popular podcast Sins of Detroit, a show that looks at wrongful convictions that started with investigations by the Detroit Police Department.
In this episode of the Open Mike Podcast, George discusses what he believes to be the worst wrongful conviction case he’s ever covered- that of Davontae Sanford. When Sanford was 14, he was arrested for a quadruple homicide he didn’t commit. Tune into this episode to hear about Davontae’s journey from arrest to release and the confession of the real killer.