Alva Review-Courier -

The Latest: Texas executes man for killing 2 women


September 5, 2019

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of a Texas inmate (all times local):

6:50 p.m.

A Texas death row inmate has been executed for fatally stabbing an 89-year-old woman and her daughter more than 16 years ago after entering their Fort Worth home under the pretense of doing some work for them.

Billy Jack Crutsinger received a lethal injection Wednesday evening at the state penitentiary in Huntsville.

The 64-year-old Crutsinger was condemned for the 2003 killings of Pearl Magouirk and her 71-year-old daughter Patricia Syren.

Crutsinger's attorney had argued his pre...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019