Patricia Krenwinkel Granted Parole
According to officials, Patricia Krenwinkel, a follower of Charles Manson and convicted murderer, has been found eligible for parole.
74-year-old Karenwinkel was among the Manson "family's" killers during the gang's killing
Spree across Los Angeles in 1969 including the murder of pregnant actress Sharon Tate
A band of Manson acolytes attacked Tate and her movie director husband, Roman Polanski, in Benedict Canyon on Aug. 9, 1969
Tate and four others got stabbed and shot to death
Abigail Folger was stabbed 28 times by Krenwinkel after she chased her with a knife
The Los Angeles jury convicted Krenwinkel of killing Tate and six others in the two-day rampage in 1971.
The attorney for Krenwinkel made new claims in 2016 that she had been abused by Manson or another person. Officials rejected that claim.