Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

 

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

Terry J. Collins, Director

 

 

 

Media Advisory

For Immediate Release                                                                   October 1, 2009

 

 

 

Execution of Inmate Lawrence Reynolds, Jr.

 

 

(Columbus)- Officials at the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (DRC) have confirmed that inmate Lawrence Reynolds, Jr., #296-121, is scheduled for execution on Thursday, October 8, 2009, at 10:00 a.m. 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.

 

Inmate Reynolds was sentenced to death out of Summit County for the January 1994 murder of Loretta Foster. His execution date is scheduled for October 8, 2009.

 

BACKGROUND FACTS:

 

Name:                                     Lawrence Reynolds, Jr.

 

Race:                                      White

 

DOB:                                      6/2/66

 

Crime(s):                                Aggravated Murder, Aggravated Robbery, Kidnapping, Aggravated Burglary, Attempted Rape

 

Sentence:                               Death

 

County:                                   Summit County

 

The execution could be delayed if there are any pending legal actions in the courts. For further information please feel free to contact the DRC Public Information Office at (614) 752-1150.