January 6, 2015 8:47 PM

NC Court of Appeals upholds use of cigarette butt evidence in conviction for Kathy Taft murder

An appeals court ruled Tuesday that Raleigh police acted properly when they picked up a cigarette butt thrown away by Jason Keith Williford and used it to get DNA evidence that led to his arrest and conviction for the 2010 murder and rape of Kathy Taft.

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