Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction







FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                    August 31, 2007



Clemency Hearing Scheduled for Inmate Romell Broom


(Columbus)- The Ohio Parole Board will conduct a death penalty clemency hearing for inmate Romell Broom, #187-343 on Friday, September 7, 2007. The hearing will be held at the Adult Parole Authority Office located at 1030 Alum Creek Drive, Columbus, Ohio convening at 10:00 a.m.


Inmate Romell Broom was sentenced to death out of Cuyahoga County and is scheduled for execution on October 18, 2007. 


Any media wishing to attend this hearing should arrive at the site no later than 9:45 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 I-71 to I-70 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.  The telephone number to the office is (614) 752-0800