David Johnson, aged 15, was with his older brother Matthew Johnson and another man Matthew Marshall who committed a murder at a party on New Year’s eve 2008.
According to the police report, Marshall and Matthew Johnson showed up at the party after a female friend called them because she didn’t like the way she was being treated.
There were over 30 people at the party that night. All of those people were friends with the victim, none of them mentioned David took part in the murder.
Two years later, Marshall accused David in order to get a reduced sentence.
At trial, a witness stated that David was not in the house when the murder took place.
In spite of this, David was convicted.