O.J. Simpson released from prison

Posted at 3:58 AM, Oct 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-01 03:58:24-04

(CNN) — O.J. Simpson is free on parole after serving nine years in prison for a Las Vegas armed robbery, a Nevada prison official said.

“O.J. Simpson is out, he is a free man,” Nevada Department of Corrections spokeswoman Brooke Keast said.

Simpson left shortly after midnight local time, and was picked up by a friend, according to Keast.