Access Unlocked Tuesday April 25, 2017 Yesterday, the state of Arkansas executed Marcel Wayne Williams and Jack Harold Jones.
The lethal injection was administered to Jones, at approximately 7:06 PM CT and Williams, at 10:16 PM CT.
Both men were convicted of rape and murder.
In 1999, Arkansas executed Allen Willett and Mark Gardner in the same day.
The last double execution took place in Texas, in 2000. Texas executed Brian Roberson and Oliver Cruz.