10/19/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Dwight Gomas, Wrongfully Accused Inmate, Spent 17 Months In Rikers Because Of Botched Fingerprints

An innocent Georgia man spent 17 months on Rikers Island on robbery charges before a sharp-eyed detective noticed he was the victim of mismatched fingerprints, the Daily News has learned.

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