New Billboard Up Supporting Daniel Villegas
EL PASO - A new billboard is up today, all in support of a prisoner who says he's been wrongfully convicted of murder.
Daniel Villegas, 34, has spent the last 18 years in jail after being arrested for a drive-by shooting.
Villegas claims that he was forced into a confession, and dozens of his supporters agree.
As he and his family and friends are fighting for a retrial, billboards have been put up around town to raise awareness, the newest billboard is up on I-10 and Geronimo.
Check in with NewsChannel 9 this afternoon to find out what the newest billboard says.