Inmate faces lethal injection on Thursday - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

Inmate faces lethal injection on Thursday

ATMORE, AL (WBRC) - Alabama's longest serving death row inmate appears to have run out of appeals and faces death by lethal injection on Thursday.
     
Thomas Whisenhant of Mobile County was convicted for the 1976 rape and slaying of Sheryl Lynn Payton.
     
Officials say he has been moved to a holding cell just feet away from the death chamber.

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