Pa. Execution Signed for Two Capital Case Inmates in Berks Co.

Harrisburg, PA – Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel, today signed Notices of Execution for the following two inmates:

The law provides that when the governor does not sign a warrant of execution within the specified time period, the secretary of corrections has 30 days within which to issue a notice of execution.

Name of Defendant: Michael Pruitt

Date of Execution: 12/29/2017

Name of Defendant: Sheldon Hannibal Philadelphia

Date of Execution: 1/2/2018