CNN Evening News for Friday, Jan 18, 2008
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(Ft. Collins, Colorado: Drew Griffin) The startling revelations from police investigator Linda Wheeler-Holloway about the conviction of Tim Masters, who has been locked up for eight years, featured; Masters' drawings that may have linked him to the murder of Peggy Hettrick in 1987 shown. [WHEELER-HOLLOWAY - says there was no new evidence in 1999.] [Attorney Erik FISCHER- comments on the conviction of Masters.] [Special prosecutor Don QUICK - comments on the significance of the evidence.] [Defense attorney Maria LIU- comments on the evidence.] [WHEELER-HOLLOWAY - comments on the case.] The latest unbelievable twist with a news conference indicating DNA testing points to someone else, not Masters, discussed. [In statement, QUICK - says the new evidence requires a vacatingof the original conviction and sentence.] What may happen next for Masters discussed.