Steven Avery’s defense team announces reward to find “real killer”

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The defense team for convicted murder Steven Avery is hoping to find information that exonerates their client.

Lawyer Kathleen Zellner announced a $100,000 reward for information that leads to the “real killer” of Theresa Halbach.

Zellner says the reward is being offered by a “concerned citizen.”

Avery was convicted in the murder of Halbach and was featured in the Netflix documentary “Making a Murderer”.

In August, a circuit court judge denied Avery’s request for a new trial based on investigators’ handling of evidence.

Avery’s case is now in the Wisconsin court of appeals

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