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Documentary on Sarah Cherry Murder to Air Down Under 

Catherine Pegram

The story of a 12-year-old girl murdered in Maine more than two decades ago will soon be told in “down under”. Murder in America: The Sarah Cherry Story is a documentary about the 1988 kidnapping and killing of the young girl from Bowdinham. It’s now scheduled to air next month on the Crime Channel in Australia and New Zealand.Dennis Dechaine was convicted of killing Cherry and is serving life in prison, but continues to maintain his innocence. The documentary also highlights his fight to clear his name.A judge is currently reviewing the case to decide whether Dechaine should get a new trial, based on D-N-A evidence.