Billy Ray Irick, 59, was convicted in 1986 of the rape and murder of a 7-year-old girl in Knox County, Tennessee. He is set to be executed Thursday.
More can be learned about Irick by following this link > https://www.tennessean.com/story/news/crime/2018/08/06/supreme-court-denies-stay-irick-execution-proceed/883766002/
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