Serial may have ended in December, but Adnan Syed’s story will continue.
A new podcast starting Monday will delve into the strange case “in greater detail, from an investigatory perspective instead of a narrative one,” The New York Times reports.
Syed, 34, has spent the past 15 years in prison for the murder of his ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee after being sentenced to life plus 30 years in 2000. To this day, he maintains his innocence.
The case gained national attention last year after reporter Sarah Koenig made it the focus of her wildly popular podcast Serial. According to Apple, it was the most downloaded podcast of 2014 and the fastest ever to reach five million downloads.
Though Koenig’s investigation is, for now, over – the next season of Serial will focus on something else entirely – Syed’s story and his ongoing legal travails remain very much alive. In…
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