Robert Wayne Holsey denied clemency, scheduled to die Tuesday

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ATLANTA, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The State Board of Pardons and Paroles denied clemency for Robert Wayne Holsey on Monday.

According to a news release, the Board thoroughly reviewed the case with Holsey’s representatives. The Board voted to deny clemency.

Holsey is scheduled to die by lethal injection on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Prison in Jackson.

Holsey was sentenced to death for the December 1995 murder of Baldwin County Deputy Sheriff Will Robinson. Holsey committed an armed robbery at a convenience store in Milledgeville. Deputy Robinson stopped Holsey’s car a few minutes later and was killed.