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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary


For Immediate Release
October 9, 2002
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(850) 488-0420

Press Release

Aileen Wuornos was executed this morning by lethal injection at Florida State Prison. She was pronounced dead at 9:47 a.m. The death sentence was carried out in a professional and humane manner. The body was transported to the Alachua County Medical Examiner's office, where an autopsy will be conducted.