January 11: Panthers’ DC Sean McDermott Hired as Buffalo Bills Head Coach
Christopher Wilkins (below) was the first American executed in 2017. The state of Texas injected him at 6:16 PM; Wilkins was declared dead 13 minutes later.
According to CBS, Wilkins, 48, fatally shot two acquaintances in 2005 after they sold him a piece of gravel masquerading as crack cocaine.
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