The killer of John Lennon realized that was an idiot

manygoodtips.com_28.08.2014_smASG2mGGY3DRMark David Chapman, the convicted murder of John Lennon apologized for what «was an idiot and took a wrong path to search for glory.»

He told the members of the Board for parole, you understand that, if he refused in gaining long-awaited freedom, given how many people he’s brought great pain and sorrow.

Chapman said that still receives letters from fans with threats and curses at him.

«Many, many people loved John. He was a great and talented person,» says repentant murderer.

On December 8 1980 Chapman shot Lennon outside his home in Manhattan. At 22:50, when Lennon and his wife Yoko Ono were returning from the Studio, Chapman saw Lennon shouted after him, «Hey, Mr. Lennon!», and then shot him five times (in Lennon was hit by four bullets).

The court found Chapman’s sane and sentenced him to life imprisonment with the right of petition for pardon after 20 years.