James Robert McClurkin, 61, in prison since age 18 for crimes he says he did not commit, was released Thursday from the Broad River Correctional Institution in Columbia, SC. McClurkin was paroled, 43 years after he and another man were convicted o McClatchy Gerry Melendez / The State and Nicole L. Cvetnic / McClatchy
James Robert McClurkin, 61, in prison since age 18 for crimes he says he did not commit, was released Thursday from the Broad River Correctional Institution in Columbia, SC. McClurkin was paroled, 43 years after he and another man were convicted o McClatchy Gerry Melendez / The State and Nicole L. Cvetnic / McClatchy

‘Closed the door on my life’: Freed Chester man seeks justice in his 1977 conviction

November 19, 2016 04:16 PM