|Death: ||Jul., 2010|
William Garner was executed for the death of 5 children in a Ohio apparent fire on Jan. 26, 1992 (only 1 child made it out a life).
He had stlen the key a victim's home while she was in the hospital. He admitted to the fire starting by him, but claimed he 'thought the kids would escape'
Draw attention to the childrens' living condition. He told Police that one girl he noticed in a crowded bedroom, had asked him for water, which he provided (according to a report by Ohio Parole board).
It is also said that he had a limited IQ and violence, abusive, upbringing that caused him to act at a 14yr old level in 1992.
Before he was executed and presumed dead at 10:38am, he said he was 'heartily sorry' and read a statement.
During his last hours on earth he spoke with a friend on the phone & his twin brother. He visited his mom and other relatives, as well as a Spiritual Adviser and few other people.
Maintained by: Jim Tipton
Originally Created by: Wiimaster
Record added: Jul 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54916466
Flowers for the 5 he was executed for killing.|
Added: Jan. 29, 2013