“There is no question that Wester’s crimes were deliberate and that his actions put innocent people in jail,” said FDLE Pensacola Assistant Special Agent in Charge Chris Williams. “I am proud of the hard work and dedication shown by our agents and analysts on this case to ensure justice is served.”
Jackson County prosecutors have reviewed nearly 300 cases in which Wester was involved. They dropped charged in nearly 120 cases, The Democrat reported.
More than a dozen people who Wester arrested either already filed or said they intend to file lawsuits against the Sheriff's Office.