Marcellus Williams Execution Stayed Through Missouri Governor

The newly acquired evidence shows Williams’ DNA was not found on the murder weapon, Williams’ lawyers say, though DNA from another male was found.
“Hair samples found at the crime scene don’t match Williams’ DNA, Hampikian said.
His attorneys said that DNA evidence unavailable during his 2001 trial proved his innocence.
Eric Greitens issued a stay of execution and ordered a review of his case amid new DNA evidence.
State confident in his guiltThe new DNA evidence “does not come close to showing Williams is actually innocent,” the documents state.

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