Kim Kardashian is hopeful that Adnan Syed will get justice years after he was arrested on murder charges.
He took to Instagram to react to reports that prosecutors and the attorney for Adnan Syed, the Maryland man at the center of the first season of the “Serial” podcast, have requested new DNA evidence that could exonerate him more than 20 years after his death. his murder. conviction.
The reality star shared a screenshot of a new article posted on People.com and wrote, “I can’t believe the DNA hasn’t been proven! This is a huge win for Adnan Syed.”
Baltimore City State Attorney Marilyn Mosby’s office and Syed’s attorney have requested new evidence from clothing and other items recovered from Syed’s ex-girlfriend, Hae Min Lee, who was found dead in a Baltimore park in 1999. They filed the joint application on Thursday.
Syed, who has maintained his innocence, was convicted of Lee’s murder in 2000. He appealed the case, but the US Supreme Court refused to hear him in 2019. Syed remains incarcerated in Maryland with a life sentence.