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How Many More Days Justice 4 Davontae Sanford 2015 Time For Change Bring Me Home Enough Is Enough !

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A Detroit hit man in prison for eight murders said he's willing to publicly take responsibility for four more to help clear a young man who claims he's innocent of the slayings and confessed at age 14 only to satisfy police.

Vincent Smothers' testimony would be the most crucial evidence yet to try to persuade a judge to throw out Davontae Sanford's guilty plea and free him from a nearly 40-year prison sentence. In an interview with The Associated Press, Smothers declared: "He's not guilty. He didn't do it."

Smothers said he never used a 14-year-old accomplice — blind in one eye and learning disabled — to carry out his paid hits, mostly victims tied to Detroit's drug trade. Ironically, there's no dispute that Smothers confessed to the so-called Runyon Street slayings when he was captured in 2008, but prosecutors have never charged him and never explained why.

"I understand what prison life is like; it's miserable. To be here and be innocent — I don't know what it's like," Smothers said of Sanford, who is now 19. "He's a kid, and I hate for him to do the kind of time they're giving him."

Given this ground breaking news we seek the immediate release of Davontae Sanford. Help us to end this gross miscarriage of justice, sign, share and be counted...No Justice No Peace!

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  • Susan Vargo
    Susan Vargo United States, Dayton
    Sep 10, 2015
    Sep 10, 2015
    ENOUGH! THE actual perpatrator, admitted guilt. WHY IS HE STILL LOCKED UP? HASN'T enough injustice been done?? ENOUGH!
  • April
    April United States, Detroit
    Aug 09, 2015
    Aug 09, 2015
    This is so sad....is there anything else I can do to help?
  • Susan Chandler
    Susan Chandler United States, Fort Pierce
    Jul 14, 2015
    Jul 14, 2015
    Davontae tested negative for gunshot residue; he misidentified the weapons used. Smothers' confession led to the recovery of one of the weapons used.
  • Barbara Jean Miller
    Barbara Jean Miller United States, Tiffin
    Jun 21, 2015
    Jun 21, 2015
    I believe children can say things to please authority. This seems to be a case. Please release this young man.
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