Tennessee Electric Chair Ends Edmund Zagorsky


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"Let's rock." - last words of killer Edmund Zagorsky 11-1-18

Edmund Zagorski (Tennessee Department of Corrections)

Edmund Zagorski (Tennessee Department of Corrections)

Convicted murderer Edmund Zagorsky was executed by his chosen manner of death: electric chair. Witnesses listed the time of death at 7:26pm central.  His last words? "Let's rock."

It's been 11 years since Tennessee last used the electric chair for an execution. It happened at Riverbend Prison. Zagorsky shot and slit the throats of 2 men in Robertson County in 1983. He ate his last meal at 4:10pm today. His requested foods were pig knuckles and pig tails.