Vincent Landano



Age: 63


Summary: New Jersey man who was convicted of killing a police officer during an armed robbery in 1977 and claimed his innocence for years, then was acquitted last July when it was discovered prosecutors had concealed evidence that incriminated their chief witness, and who sued the prosecutors and investigators for wrongful imprisonment (case is still pending).



Cause of Death: Heart attack


Born: August 26, 1939


Died: November 11, 2002


Location: Toms River, New Jersey