Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction
MEDIA ADVISORY OCTOBER 18, 2006
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(Columbus) – The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction officials have confirmed that inmate Jeffrey Lundgren will be executed on Tuesday, October 24, 2006 at 10:00 AM. 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.
Lundgren was convicted and sentenced to death for the April 17, 1989 Aggravated Murders of the Avery family in Kirkland, Ohio: Dennis Avery, age 49; Cheryl Avery, age 46; Trina Denise Avery, age 15; Rebecca Lynn Avery, age 13; and Karen Diane Avery, age 7.
Name Jeffrey D. Lundgren
Crime Aggravated Murder
For further information, please contact the DRC Public Information Office at (614) 752-1150.
****THIS CASE CURRENTLY HAS BEEN STAYED AND IS BEING APPEALED IN THE 6TH CIRCUIT COURT WHICH LEAVES IT SUBJECT TO FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS.