Christopher Newton

 

 

 

Age: 37

 

Summary: Ohio man convicted of the beating and choking to death of cellmate 27-year-old Jason Brewer in 2001 after they argued over a chess game whose execution had been delayed on several occasions because he was too obese (it took him an hour to die).

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection

 

Born: November 13, 1969

 

Died: May 24, 2007

 

Location: Lucasville, Ohio