NASHVILLE, Tenn | The Latest: Tennessee inmate executed in electric chair
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Latest on an execution in Tennessee (all times local):
Tennessee has executed its longest-serving death row inmate, who became the second person to be killed in the state’s electric chair in just over a month.
Corrections officials say 61-year-old David Earl Miller was pronounced dead at 7:25 p.m. Thursday at a Nashville maximum-security prison.
Miller was sentenced to death for the 1981 murder of a mentally handicapped Knoxville woman.