ATLANTA, Sept. 20,
2011, 12 a.m.
- Troy Davis was at the scene of the crime but did not shoot the
officer, a source today told Redding News Review.
The source, who appeared on a broadcast of Redding News
Review, says that both Davis and Sylvester "Red" Coles were committing a crime
when officer Mark McPhail intervened.
McPhail was then shot by Coles, the
source said. A manhunt ensued and criminals were rounded up and
offered deals to testify against whoever was caught for the crime,
in an effort to close the case.
Coles got an attorney and siding with other
criminals to testify against Davis, the source said. Nine
individuals - including many of the same criminals who were offered
deals - have since signed affidavits implicating Coles.
Attorney Roy Miller has requested that President
Obama get involved in the case. Miller says Obama should be
citing a law that
indicates anytime there is perjury in a case that the verdict must