Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

MEDIA ADVISORY                                                                                July 7, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Execution of Inmate John Fautenberry #279-989

 

(Columbus)- Officials at the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (DRC) have confirmed that inmate John Fautenberry, #279-989, is scheduled for execution on Tuesday, July 14, 2009 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.

 

Fautenberry was convicted and sentenced to death for the 1991 Aggravated Murder of Joseph Daron, Jr. out of Hamilton County. 

 

BACKGROUND FACTS:

 

Name:                                     John Fautenberry

 

Race:                                      Caucasian

 

DOB:                                      7/4/1963

 

Crime(s):                                Aggravated Murder, Aggravated Robbery, Theft

 

Sentence:                               Death

 

County:                                   Hamilton

 

The execution could be delayed if there are any pending legal actions in the courts. For further information please free feel to contact the DRC Public Information Office at (614) 752-1150.