John William "Bill" King, 44, was put to death by lethal injection and pronounced dead at p. The department said King wrote a last statement that read: "Capital Punishment: Them without the capital get the punishment. Prosecutors said the men dragged him behind their Ford pickup truck for 3 miles 5 km before dumping his body in front of an African-American church. A "KKK" engraved lighter was among the evidence police found at the scene, court documents showed.
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A university student tied to a pickup and dragged to his death on a rural road had been threatening people with an ax during a night of heavy drinking at a hunting campsite, witnesses told police. Wendell C. Sinn Jr. Sturman-Camyn, 20, described as a martial arts enthusiast, lost his temper, grabbed an ax and threatened others during a drinking party at Sinn's hunting camp late Saturday, witnesses told deputies. According to a sheriff's office statement, Sinn told a year-old boy to get into the pickup and be prepared to flee.