Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction






FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                              MARCH 12, 2007



Execution of Inmate Kenneth Biros


(Columbus) The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has confirmed that inmate Kenneth Biros is scheduled for execution on Tuesday, March 20, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville, Ohio.  The Ohio Revised Code mandates lethal injection as the manner of execution.


Biros was convicted and sentenced to death for the February 7, 1991 Aggravated Murder of Tammy Engstrom, Trumbull County.


Background Facts:


Name:                    Kenneth Biros


Race:                    Caucasian


DOB:                     6/24/58


Crimes:                 Aggravated Murder, Attempted Rape, Abuse of a Corpse, Aggravated Robbery & Felonious Sexual Penetration


Sentence:                Death


County:                  Trumbull


For further information please contact the DRC Public Information Office at 614-752-1150.