Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

NEWS RELEASE

 
   

 

March 10, 2011

 

MEDIA ADVISORY

CONTACT:  DRC Office of Communications

614-752-1150

Execution of Johnnie Baston Carried Out Today

The death sentence of inmate Johnnie Baston was carried out at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville this morning via intravenous lethal injection.  The time of death was 10:30 a.m.  His sentence was imposed in 1995 by the Lucas County Common Pleas Court.

 

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