The Case of Anthony Christiana

A photo located on a cell phone that had been taken 14 hours after a murder was the key in exonerating a man of murder.  The story began with the killing of William Prieto on August 31, 2015.  A key witness in the case stated that a clean shaven man was the gunman who killed Prieto. Anthony Christiana was then charged with his murder as well as conspiracy to commit murder, witness tampering and criminal possession of a firearm.

IRIS LLC defense investigators for Attorney Glenn Conway located an old cell phone and forensically extracted in which a photo was located that had been taken approximately 14 hours after the murder showing a picture of the accused with a mustache and goatee. Read Article

More and more digital evidence is being generated every day on all sorts of electronic devices, and being able to locate, access and interpret this time-sensitive data can make or break a criminal defense case.

To assist Public Defenders in pre-trial or post-conviction cases is The Digital Evidence Innocence Initiative , as well as, the IRIS LLC Digital Evidence Case Assessment Method, a tool to assist in the collection and organization of digital evidence.