After hitting Lennon 4 occasions within the again, regardless of taking pictures 5 occasions, he remained on the scene studying J.D. Salinger’s novel The Catcher within the Rye, which he’s reported to have turn out to be obsessive about within the years main as much as the homicide.
He was arrested on the scene and was sentenced to 20 years to life in jail with psychological well being remedy.
Chapman has since been refused parole many occasions, one thing which Lennon’s widow, Ono, has fought to make sure.
The most up-to-date of those makes an attempt was yesterday, August 27, when he was denied parole for the 11th time, and can stay behind bars for at the very least one other two years.