New Trial Granted For Adnan Syed, Subject Of ‘Serial’ Podcast

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A judge has ordered a new trial for Adnan Syed, the Baltimore man convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend. The case made national headlines after becoming the center of the popular podcast “Serial.”

After years of maintaining his innocence, the main character of “Serial” Season One, 36-year-old Adnan Syed of Baltimore, has been granted a new trial.