Georgia executes man convicted of 1994 murder of two women

Georgia executes man convicted of 1994 murder of two women
Georgia executes man convicted of 1994 murder of two women

(Reuters) - The U.S. state of Georgia on Thursday executed a 52-year-old man convicted of shooting and killing his ex-girlfriend and one of her friends during an argument in 1994.

Scotty Garnell Morrow was put to death by lethal injection and pronounced dead at 9:38 p.m. eastern time at Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Prison in Jackson, the state department of corrections said in a statement.

(Reporting by Brendan O'Brien and Dan Whitcomb; editing by Darren Schuettler)

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