After 20 Years in Jail, Man Has Charges Dropped - NBC Chicago

    After 20 Years in Jail, Man Has Charges Dropped

    Bennie Starks was convicted in 1986 of assaulting a 68-year-old woman and went to jail for 20 years. DNA evidence later excluded him from the crime. Christian Farr reports. (Published Wednesday, May 16, 2012) Bennie Starks was convicted in 1986 of assaulting a 68-year-old woman and went to jail for 20 years. DNA evidence later excluded him from the crime. See More