Activist and pop culture figure who was wrongfully convicted and imprisoned for the rape and assault of Trisha Meili in 1989. The 2019 Netflix series When They See Us was based on these events.
He was only 15 years of age at the time of being accused as one of the Central Park Five.
In 2017, he received an honorary diploma from the Bronx Preparatory High School.
The Central Park Five case led to him becoming estranged with his parents.
His story was told by writer and director Ava DuVernay's When They See Us.