Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Wednesday, January 25, 2023

    Ex-marine eats pork chops, peach cobbler and Pillsbury Grands biscuits for his final meal before he is executed by lethal injection in front of the mother whose 16-year-old daughter he raped and killed in 2000

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    A marine on death row for raping and murdering 16-year-old Leesa Marie Gray in 2000 ate pork chops and biscuits for his final meal before his execution, Your Content has learned.

    Thomas Loden, 58, was covered by a white head sheet during his execution.

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    Before the injection started, Loden said he was ‘deeply remorseful’ for his crime.

    He murdered Leesa Marie Gray, 16, in 2000 after she was stranded on a rural road with a flat tire.

    Her mother Wanda Farris, attended Loden’s execution.

    He is the second inmate killed by lethal injection in Mississippi in two years,‘according to Daily Star.

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