Andrew Lackey

Alabama Execution
5:03 pm
Wed July 24, 2013

Andrew Lackey Execution In Ala. Set For Thursday

Andrew Lackey is scheduled to be executed Thursday. It is Alabama's first execution in nearly two years.

Family members of convicted murderer Andrew Lackey visited with him briefly at Holman Prison in Atmore Tuesday, two days before his scheduled execution Thursday.

Prisons spokesman Brian Corbett said the 30-year-old Lackey was moved at 4 p.m. Tuesday into a holding cell near the death chamber at Holman, where a lethal injection is scheduled to be administered at 6 p.m. Thursday.

Corbett said Lackey's mother, father, aunt and brother visited for about an hour and a half Tuesday.

Lackey would be the first person executed in Alabama in almost two years.

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