AKRON, Ohio – The Summit County Common Pleas Court is poised to issue a warrant for the arrest of Douglas Prade, an ex-police captain who was released after his 1998 murder conviction was overturned in 2013.
A jury found Prade guilty of the shooting death of his ex-wife, Dr. Margo Prade. She was found shot to death outside of her Akron office.
Last year, Judge Judy Hunter, citing new DNA evidence, released Prade from prison and essentially declared him innocent.
Wednesday, a Ninth District Court of Appeals judge reversed Hunter’s court decision that set Douglas Prade free. Read More