Man exonerated by DNA evidence after 15 years on death row

ANGOLA, LA (WAFB) – After spending 15 years in Angola on death row for the murder of his half-cousin, Damon Thibodeaux has been exonerated through DNA testing. He is the 300th person to be released due to this type of evidence and the 18th person who served time on death row who has been freed by DNA.