Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 16, 2003
- The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction confirmed that Richard
Cooey is scheduled for execution on Thursday, July 24, 2003.
The Ohio Revised Code mandates lethal injection as the manner of
was convicted and sentenced to death for the 1986 Aggravated Murders of Wendy
Offredo and Dawn McCreery, in Summit County, Ohio.
Richard Wade Cooey II
5-25 cs/w 8-15cs/w 10-25cs/w Death
OF COMMITMENT: Summit
word has been received on the status of a stay of execution.
For further information please contact the DRC Public Information
Office at (614) 752-1150.