Execution Set for Texas ‘Tourniquet Killer’

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Houston’s “Tourniquet Killer” is on his way to the Texas death chamber. Anthony Shore, the confessed serial rapist and strangler whose murders in the 1980s and 1990s went unsolved for more than a decade, is scheduled for execution Wednesday evening. The courts have rejected his latest appeals that argued a traumatic brain injury decreases his culpability, and a plea for relief to the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles was denied Monday afternoon, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!