Ramsey Suspect Confession “Obviously Doesn’t Fit”–Expert


“DNA evidence is the key to finding out whether John Mark Karr is JonBenet Ramsey’s killer or just a nut case seeking his 15 minutes of fame, says the Rocky Mountain News. Karr’s “kooky confession” won’t be enough to prove the case beyond a reasonable doubt, said former prosecutor Craig Silverman. Former Denver District Attorney Norm Early questioned whether the case will ever go to trial. “Unless there is something positive in DNA or a match to handwriting, I don’t think he’ll be charged,” he said.

“I can’t imagine anyone inside the law community believing this confession,” said Brent Turvey, a forensic scientist and author of Criminal Profiling: An Introduction to Behavioral Evidence Analysis. “It obviously doesn’t fit.”

Link: http://www.rockymountainnews.com/drmn/local/article/0,1299,DRMN_15_4926252,00.html

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