Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

                                               NEWS RELEASE                            

 

MEDIA ADVISORY                                                            DECEMBER 29. 2003

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CLEMENCY HEARING SCHEDULED FOR JOHN GLENN ROE

(Columbus) The Ohio Parole Board has scheduled the clemency hearing for death row inmate John Glenn Roe (#183-047).  The hearing is scheduled to be held on Friday, January 9, 2004 at the Adult Parole Authority Office located at 1030 Alum Creek Drive, Columbus, Ohio.  The hearing will begin at 10:00 a.m.  Inmate Roe is scheduled for execution on Tuesday, February 3, 2004 for the October 1994 murder of 20-year old Donette Crawford in Franklin County. 

The hearing is open to the media.  If you plan to attend, we ask that you arrive no later than 9:45 a.m.  For further information, please contact the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Public Information Office at (614) 752-1150. 

 

Directions to the site from Columbus:

Take I-71 to I-70 East.  Take the Alum Creek Drive exit (103B).  Stay to the right onto Alum Creek Drive.  The office will be on the right side of the street, 1030 Alum Creek Drive.  The telephone number to the office is (614) 752-0800