'John Lennon’s Killer Admits There Was ‘Evil In My

Admits There Was ‘Evil In My

The man

who murdered John Lennon back in 1980 has admitted he knew his actions were wrong, he

Mark David

Chapman made the comments to a parole board in August, when he was denied for

Chapman’s comments

were published in a transcript, released Monday (Nov

7) under

a freedom of information request and reported by the Associated Press

His decision

to shoot and kill the legendary songwriter was “my big answer to everything

I wasn’t

going to be a nobody, anymore,” he told the board

“I am

not going to blame anything else or anybody else for bringing me there,” he added

“I knew

what I was doing, and I knew it was evil, I knew it was wrong,

8, 1980,

as the British artist and his partner Yoko Ono were returning to their Upper West Side apartment

Earlier in

the day, Lennon had signed an autograph for Chapman on a vinyl copy of his

‘The Crown’s Prasanna Puwanarajah

on Martin Bashir, ‘Ballywalter’