Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction
MEDIA ADVISORY NOVEMBER 30, 2006
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Execution of Inmate Jerome Henderson
(Columbus) – The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction officials have confirmed that inmate Jerome Henderson will be executed on Tuesday, December 5, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. The execution will take place at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility located in Lucasville, Ohio. The Ohio Revised Code mandates lethal injection as the manner of execution.
Henderson was convicted and sentenced to death for the March 2, 1985, Aggravated Murder of Mary Acoff, Hamilton County.
Name: Jerome Henderson
Race: African American
Crime: Aggravated Murder, Rape and Aggravated Burglary
For further information, please contact the DRC Public Information Office at (614) 752-1150.
This case currently has several motions for stays pending and being appealed which leaves it subject to further court action.