Inmate Donnie Johnson Executed by Lethal Injection - Articles

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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on May 17, 2019
At 7:37 p.m. last night Donnie Edward Johnson became the fourth Tennessee inmate put to death since the state resumed executions in August, the Tennessean reports. Johnson was sentenced to death for the 1984 murder of his wife, Connie Johnson, in Memphis. Johnson reportedly sang a hymn just before the lethal injection drugs took effect.