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For Release: IMMEDIATE Contact: Pamela Walker
Date: January 22, 2002 Phone: (919) 716-3733

Witnesses named for Henry Hunt execution

RALEIGH - Witnesses have been named for the execution of Henry Lee Hunt, who is scheduled to die by lethal injection at 2 a.m. Jan. 24 at Central Prison.

Official Witnesses
L. Johnson Britt – District Attorney’s Office, Lumberton
Mike Stogner – Lumberton Police Department, retired
Lee Sampson – Former State Bureau of Investigation agent
Garth Locklear – Robeson County Sheriff’s Office, retired
|Capt. Randle Patterson – Robeson County Sheriff’s Office
Officer Jimmy Maynor – Robeson County Sheriff’s Office

Family members of murder victims Jackie Ransom and Larry Jones have indicated they do not wish to witness the execution.

Media Witnesses
Jim Hanchett – WECT-TV, Wilmington
Tasha Oxendine – WBTW-TV, Florence/Myrtle Beach
Estes Thompson – Associated Press
Michelle Washington – Fayetteville Observer
Scott Witten – The Robesonian

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