TX: State employees kill prisoner

Source: ABC News

“A Texas inmate was [killed by state employees] Tuesday evening for fatally stabbing two Houston-area brothers during a robbery in their home more than 30 years ago. Rick Rhoades, 57, was [killed] by lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville. He was condemned for the September 1991 killings of Charles Allen, 31, and Bradley Allen, 33. … Rhoades was the third inmate [killed by state employees] this year in Texas and the sixth in the U.S. Four more [state killings] are scheduled for later this year in Texas, the nation’s busiest capital punishment state.” (09/28/21)