Georgia Execution of Ledford is State's First This Year

Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Georgia carried out its first execution of the year, putting to death J.W. "Boy" Ledford Jr. early Wednesday morning for the 1992 murder of Dr. Harry Johnston.

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