Daily Archives: December 10, 2017

Evolving forensic science prompts new look at old convictions

On the morning of Oct. 8, 1988, Lloyd Martz’s ex-wife found him slumped in the corner of his bedroom. The 49-year-old car leasing agent had been stabbed and beaten with a fire poker.
During his autopsy, a medical examiner noticed bite marks on his shoulders. Inside his Mercedes convertible, investigators found strands of brown hair.