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Mark David Chapman

Mark David Chapman NYPD Mug Shot 12/09/1980 (Credit: NYPD)

Mark David Chapman In Parole Hearing: Depression, Hunger For Fame Led To John Lennon Killing

On Wednesday, New York state corrections officials released the transcript from the hearing at the Wende Correctional Facility.

08/27/2014

Mark David Chapman NYPD Mug Shot 12/09/1980 (Credit: NYPD)

John Lennon’s Assassin Denied Parole At Eighth Hearing

New York state corrections officials said Friday that Mark David Chapman, the man who shot and killed John Lennon back in 1980, has been denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board.

08/22/2014

One of John Lennon's drawings, from 1964, set to go up for auction at Sotheby's. (credit: Sotheby's)

John Lennon Art, Manuscripts Set To Hit Auction Block

The “You Might Well Arsk” sale of the late Beatles singer’s material is scheduled to take place June 4 in New York, Sotheby’s said.

03/23/2014

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Fans Share Wishes, Tributes For John Lennon 33 Years After Assassination

Sunday marked the 33rd anniversary of the assassination of John Lennon in New York, and Yoko Ono invited fans to send wishes and tributes.

12/08/2013

Mark David Chapman (credit: NYS Department of Corrections)

Letters From John Lennon’s Killer To NYPD Officer On Sale For $75K

Four letters that John Lennon’s killer wrote to the New York City police officer who arrested him are on sale through a Los Angeles auction house.

02/18/2013

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Lennon Fans Chat With Yoko Ono 32 Years After Assassination

Fans exchanged messages via Facebook and Twitter with Yoko Ono this week, as Saturday marks the 32nd anniversary of John Lennon’s murder in New York City.

12/08/2012

Mark David Chapman (credit: NYS Department of Corrections)

John Lennon’s Killer, Mark David Chapman, Wants To Live With Minister If Released

In his most recent parole bid, the man who killed ex-Beatle John Lennon said that he hoped to live and work with an upstate New York minister if released.

08/29/2012

Mark David Chapman (credit: NYS Department of Corrections)

John Lennon’s Killer, Mark David Chapman, Denied Parole

John Lennon’s killer was denied release from prison in his seventh appearance before a parole board, New York corrections officials said.

08/23/2012

Mark David Chapman mugshot (credit: NYC PD/AFP/Getty Images)

John Lennon’s Killer Goes Up For Parole For A Seventh Time

New York Department of Corrections spokeswoman Linda Foglia said Chapman is scheduled to be interviewed by members of the parole board this week and that they could make a decision by Thursday or Friday.

08/18/2012

NYPD firearms lab

Seen At 11: Exclusive Look Inside The NYPD’s Firearms Lab

We don’t see them patrolling the streets, and they are not the cops who slap on the handcuffs. But the work done by the NYPD firearms forensics team is a key part of keeping city streets safe. CBS 2 recently got a behind-the-scenes look at the operation.

06/25/2012

In this magazine cover image of Rolling Stone, former Beatle John Lennon is shown on the cover of the Dec. 23, 2010 issue of "Rolling Stone."  (AP Photo/Rolling Stone)

Lennon’s Final Interview Released

Days before he was gunned down, John Lennon complained about his critics — saying they were just interested in “dead heroes” — and talked about his future, musing that he had “plenty of time” to accomplish some of his life goals.

12/08/2010

Mark David Chapman (credit: AP)

John Lennon’s Killer Had Other Stars On Hit List

Mark David Chapman told a New York parole board that he considered killing Johnny Carson and Elizabeth Taylor, but the ex-Beatle was more accessible.

09/16/2010

Mark David Chapman (credit: AP)

John Lennon’s Killer Denied Parole

John Lennon’s killer has again been denied parole, nearly 30 years after gunning down the ex-Beatle outside the singer’s Manhattan apartment building.

09/07/2010

Mark David Chapman (credit: AP)

John Lennon’s Killer Up For Parole Again In New York

Mark David Chapman will seek his freedom this week for a sixth time.

1010 WINS–08/09/2010

Mark David Chapman (credit: AP)

John Lennon's Killer Up For Parole Again In New York

Mark David Chapman will seek his freedom this week for a sixth time.

1010 WINS–08/09/2010