Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 8, 2004
Scheduled Execution for Lewis Williams, Jr.
(Columbus) - The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction confirmed that Lewis Williams, Jr., #A176-623, is scheduled for execution on Wednesday, January 14, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville. The Ohio Revised Code mandates lethal injection as the manner of execution.
Williams was convicted and sentenced to death for the 1983 Aggravated Murder of Leona Chmielewski in Cuyahoga County.
Name: Lewis Williams, Jr.
Date of Birth: 12/26/58
Admission Date: 11/23/83
Offense(s): Agg. Murder with Gun Specification
Agg. Robbery C/C
W/ Grand Theft
County of Commitment: Cuyahoga
For more information, please contact the DRC Public Information Office at (614) 752-1150.