Virginia executes man for killing guard, deputy in 2006

Virginia executes man for killing guard, deputy in 2006The state of Virginia executed a man on Thursday convicted of the 2006 killings of a security guard and a sheriff’s deputy, despite claims that he was mentally ill and questions over whether the execution drugs would work as planned. William Morva, 35, was pronounced dead at 9:15 p.m. EDT, Virginia Department of Corrections spokeswoman Lisa Kinney said. Morva declined to make a final statement, she said.



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