Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

 

NEWS RELEASE

  

 

 

MEDIA ADVISORY                                                                DECEMBER 13, 2006

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CLEMENCY HEARING SCHEDULED

FOR DEATH ROW INMATE KENNETH BIROS

 

 

(Columbus) --- The Ohio Parole Board will conduct a death penalty clemency hearing for inmate Kenneth Biros, # 249514, on Thursday, January 4, 2007.  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 Friday, December 29, 2006, to confirm attendance.  Media attending the hearing should arrive at the site no later than 9:45 a.m.

 

Inmate Kenneth Biros was sentenced to death out of Trumbull County for the aggravated murder of Tammy Engstrom.  His execution is scheduled for Tuesday, January 23, 2007 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.