By using this site, you agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Close X

Man admits to murder after heart attack, survives

NEED TO KNOW
  • A Nashville man thought he was dying
  • So he admitted to murder on his 'deathbed'
  • But, he didn't die and then faced charges

It's a dramatic storyline that is so improbable it has to be real. A Tennessee man makes a deathbed confession that he murdered someone. But after James Washington survived his near-death experience, he promptly recanted his statement.

WATCH: Pregnant bride stabbed day before wedding

But that didn't stop prosecutors, HLN affiliate WSMV reports

Join the conversation...

HLNtv.com welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the Rules of Conduct set forth in our Terms of Service. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Service.
What did Paul Revere put in this time capsule?
HLN On Air | See all 6335 items What did Paul Revere put in this time capsule?

Advertisement