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Texas man convicted in ’81 stabbing death freed

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CORSICANA, Texas — A 58-year-old Texas man who served nearly 30 years in prison for a murder conviction has been freed after DNA testing pointed to another suspect. Randolph Arledge was allowed to go free Monday by a judge in Corsicana, about 50 miles southeast of Dallas. Arledge was convicted in 1984 of stabbing a woman more than 40 times and leaving her body on a dirt road. He was given 99 years. But prosecutors ...

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