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Michael Lee Lockhart

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Cause of death  Lethal injection
Name  Michael Lockhart
Victims  4-6+
Convictions  Murder

Span of killings  1987–1988
Country  United States
Date apprehended  March 22, 1988
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Born  September 30, 1960United States
Died  1997, Texas, United States

Criminal penalty  Capital punishment

Michael Lee Lockhart was a multi-state serial killer who received death sentences in three states (Florida, Indiana, and Texas). He was executed on December 9, 1997 by the state of Texas.

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Arrest

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He was captured when officer Paul Hulsey Jr. tried to arrest him for driving a stolen Corvette. Officers responding to the motel room where he was reported found Hulsey dead in the room. They put out an all points bulletin for the vehicle, which was spotted. A high speed chase ensued before Lockhart crashed and was soon apprehended. Evidence of his other crimes was found in the vehicle.

He was a suspect in the murder of Kathy Hobbs, a teenaged girl who went missing from Las Vegas, Nevada.

Execution

Lockhart was executed on December 9, 1997 in Texas. Lockhart's last words were, "A lot of people view what is happening here as evil, but I want you to know that I found love and compassion here. The people who work here, I thank them for the kindness they have shown me and I deeply appreciate all that has been done for me by the people who work here. That’s all, Warden, I’m ready."

References

Michael Lee Lockhart Wikipedia


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