Jack Lindsey, who killed a police officer, served in the Vietnam War

January 26, 2011 | 6:13 p.m. CST
John Lindsey explains that his brother, Jack Lindsey, has been in prison for 27 years but would make a good citizen if given the chance. Jack Lindsey graduated high school in May 1965 and was drafted and served in the Vietnam War not long after. He was on the run for seven years after he shot a policeman in 1978.

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