Robert Charles Gleason, Jr.

 

 

Age: 42

 

Summary: Virginia death row inmate who admitted to have strangled two fellow prison inmates to death in 2009 and 2010 while he was serving life in prison without parole at a Virginia maximum-security state prison for the 2007 drug-related murder of a rival gang member, but who threatened to continue killing more until he received the death penalty and subsequently became the first inmate to have been put to death by electric chair in the state since 2010.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by electric chair

 

Born: April 10, 1970

 

Died: January 16, 2013

 

Location: Portsmouth, Virginia