Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

 

NEWS RELEASE

  

Media Advisory

For Immediate Release                                                                   August 10, 2009

 

Execution of Inmate Jason Getsy #330-121

 

(Columbus)- Officials at the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (DRC) have confirmed that inmate Jason Getsy #330-121, is scheduled for execution on Tuesday, August 18, 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 Getsy was sentenced to death out of Trumbull County for the 1995 death of Ann Serafino. 

 

BACKGROUND FACTS:

 

Name:                                     Jason Getsy

 

Race:                                      White

 

DOB:                                      10/8/75

 

Crime(s):                                Aggravated Murder, Attempted Aggravated Murder, Aggravated Burglary

 

Sentence:                               Death

 

County:                                   Trumbull

 

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.