Philip R. Workman

 

 

Age: 53

 

Summary: Tennessee man who was convicted of killing a Memphis police officer in 1981 while robbing a Wendy's restaurant, whose execution date had been delayed on five prior occasions and became the state's third lethal injection since 2000, in which the state Supreme Court rejected a final defense request for more time to challenge the way its three-chemical injection procedure is performed.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection

 

Born: June 1, 1953

 

Died: May 9, 2007

 

Location: Nashville, Tennessee