Booking photo of Bobby Lee Pearson

*In an apparent case of “jury’s make mistakes too,” a man they set free, who the judge now claims should not have been set free, is dead.

In the trial of one Bobby Lee Pearson, 37, a burglary defendant, jurors erroneously signed a not-guilty form on Wednesday, shocking the judge who claims he then had no choice but to let Pearson go because the verdict had already been put on the record.

But amidst all of the confusion surrounding Pearson’s freedom, the man himself was later in a fight, and stabbed to death.

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