POSTED: Friday, February 1, 2013 - 7:30am
UPDATED: Friday, February 1, 2013 - 7:44am
Swearingen claims he's innocent for the 1999 murder of 19-year-old college student
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Montgomery County Judge Kelly Case Wednesday delayed convicted killer Larry Swearingen's scheduled Feb. 27 execution date.
The judge also gave prosecutors and Swearingen's attorney 60 days to file a response to a pending motion requesting DNA testing. To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Execution-delayed-for-convicted-Montgomery-County-4236802.php?cmpid=houtexhcat