25, Jan 2015 - Georgia death row inmate scheduled to die
A Georgia death row inmate who killed a sheriff's deputy in Laurens County during a traffic stop is set to be executed at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the State Prison in Jackson.
24, Jan 2015 - Laurens, GA Vietnam veteran convicted in cop shooting executed in Georgia
Andrew Howard Brannan died by lethal injection Tuesday night after Supreme Court declined to stay the execution
24, Jan 2015 - Tift, GA Terrell NAACP opposes execution of Andrew Brannan
The state of Georgia executed Andrew Brannan Tuesday night. He is accused of killing Laurens County Sheriff Deputy Kyle Dinkheller in 1998. Members of the Terrell County NAACP held a vigil to show their opposition to the death penalty.
23, Jan 2015 - Laurens, GA Georgia puts to death Vietnam War veteran in first U.S. execution of 2015
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - A decorated Vietnam War veteran convicted of murdering a Georgia sheriff's deputy in 1998 was put to death on Tuesday, state officials said, becoming the first death row inmate executed in the United States this year. Andrew Brannan, 66, was executed by lethal injection at 8:33 p.m. EST at a prison in Jackson, Georgia, the state Attorney General's Office said ...
23, Jan 2015 - Laurens, GA Georgia set to carry out first execution in U.S. in 2015
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - A decorated Vietnam War veteran convicted of murdering a Georgia sheriff's deputy in 1998 will be the first death row inmate executed in the United States this year if his sentence is carried out as planned on Tuesday night. Andrew Brannan, 66, is scheduled to die by lethal injection at a state prison in Jackson, Georgia, at 7 p.m. (midnight GMT) unless a ...
23, Jan 2015 - Laurens, GA Georgia executes man for killing a deputy in traffic stop
JACKSON, Ga. (AP) - A man who fatally shot a sheriff's deputy who stopped him for speeding on a Georgia interstate was put to death Tuesday for the 1998 killing, which was captured on the patrol car's video camera. Andrew Howard Brannan, 66, was pronounced dead at 8:33 ...
23, Jan 2015 - Laurens, GA Vietnam veteran in Georgia pleads to be spared the death penalty
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - Lawyers for a decorated Vietnam War veteran due to be executed in Georgia next week say his life should be spared because he was suffering from a combat-related mental disorder when he killed a sheriff’s deputy in 1998. Andrew Brannan's guilt is not disputed. He shot Laurens County Deputy Sheriff Kyle Dinkheller, 22, nine times during a traffic stop, a scene ...
23, Jan 2015 - Glynn, GA Laurens County cop killer set for execution
ATLANTA -- A Georgia man convicted of killing a sheriffs deputy during a traffic stop in 1998 is set to be executed later this month, state corrections officials said Friday. Click to Continue »
23, Jan 2015 - Laurens, GA Georgia man who killed a sheriff's deputy set to be executed
JACKSON, Ga. (AP) - A Georgia inmate scheduled to be put to death Tuesday evening for the 1998 shooting death of a sheriff's deputy was denied a stay of execution by the U.S. Supreme Court. The court issued a brief statement without giving any explanation for rejecting the ...