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Parole board denies clemency for Alva Campbell

Campbell is convicted for the killing of 18-year-old Charles Dials, while Campbell was trying to escape police custody, in April 1997.

Posted: Oct. 23, 2017 9:12 AM
Updated: Oct. 23, 2017 9:12 AM

MANSFIELD, Ohio. (WFFT)- 62- year-old death row inmate Alva Campbell at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Chillicothe, Ohio has been denied clemency by the Ohio Parole Board. Governor John Kasich can still grant clemency however.

Campbell is convicted for the killing of 18-year-old Charles Dials, while Campbell was trying to escape police custody in April 1997. He has been on Ohio's death row for 17 years.

Campbell is scheduled to be executed November 15 at 10 a.m.

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