Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

MEDIA ADVISORY                                                OCTOBER 25, 2006

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

CLEMENCY HEARING SCHEDULED

FOR DEATH ROW INMATE JEROME HENDERSON

 

(Columbus)- The Ohio Parole Board will conduct a death penalty clemency hearing for inmate Jerome Henderson, #186271, on Wednesday, November 15, 2006. The hearing will be held at the Adult Parole Authority Office located at 1030 Alum Creek Drive, Columbus, Ohio at 10:00 a.m.

 

Any media wishing to attend this hearing should contact the Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (DRC) Public Information Office no later than Monday, November 13, 2006, to confirm attendance. Media attending the hearing should arrive at the site no later than 9:45 a.m.

 

Inmate Jerome Henderson was sentenced to death out of Hamilton County for aggravated murder of Mary Acoff. His execution is scheduled for Tuesday, December 5, 2006 at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville, Ohio at 10:00 a.m.

 

Feel free to contact the DRC Public Information Office for further information at (614) 752-1150.

 

Directions to the site from Columbus:

Take 1-71 to1-71 East. Take the Alum Creek exit (103B). Stay in the right lane onto Alum Creek Drive.  The office will be on the right hand side of the street, 1030 Alum Creek Drive.  The telephone number to the office is (614) 752-0800.