POSTED: Thursday, April 26, 2012 - 5:41pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 9:18am
HUNTSVILLE — According to tweets by CNN, convicted killer Beunka Adams has been put to death by lethal injection.
His execution was scheduled for 6:00 pm Thursday evening for the murder of Kenneth Vandever during a gas station robbery in Rusk back in 2002.
Adams is the 5th death row inmate to be executed in Texas this year.