A Texas man facing 99 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit credits a selfie for saving him.
Christopher Precopia had no clue why he was being arrested or what he was accused of, but he later found out his ex-partner from high school had gone to the cops claiming Precopia broke into her home in Temple and sliced an X into her chest with a box cutter.
On the night of the alleged attack, Precopia was actually 65 miles away at a hotel in Austin with his mom, Erin Precopia. Luckily, he decided to take a selfie of himself with his family that evening, which he posted on social media.
The police were forced to admit the accusation was fabricated and dropped the charges. The woman later admitted to making up the entire story.
Read more at NY POST.