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MAN CONVICTED OF FIVE MURDERS MAKES PLEA FOR RELEASE

(Metamora, IN)--The man who killed five people near Metamora four years ago is now trying to get out of prison.  David Ison killed Roy, Angela, Melissa, and Jacob Napier and Henry Smith.  Now, Ison has made a motion for post-conviction relief.  Ison recently appeared in court and laid out nine reasons.  Primarily, he claims he pled guilty because he feared the death penalty.  The judge in the case took Ison’s claims under advisement.