Accused Idaho Killer Bryan Kohberger Could Face Firing Squad if Convicted
Bryan Kohberger enters Idaho courtroom
Accused Idaho killer Bryan Kohberger could face a firing squad if convicted of brutally murdering all four University of Idaho students.
Bryan Kohberger, 28, is accused fatally stabbing 20-year-old Ethan Chapin of Conway, Washington; 21-year-old Madison Mogen of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho; 20-year-old Xana Kernodle of Avondale, Arizona; and 21-year-old Kaylee Goncalves of Rathdrum, Idaho on November 13.
Murder victims from left: Kaylee Goncalves, Ethan Chapin, Xana Kernodle, Maddie Mogen
Latah County prosecutors have not yet said whether they plan to pursue the death penalty against Bryan Kohberger.
Latah County prosecutor Bill Thompson
Kohberger could face a firing squad if convicted since a GOP state lawmaker introduced a new bill that would bring back the method of legal execution.
Last week Rep. Bruce Skaug R-Nampa introduced a bill that would bring back the firing squad as a form of death penalty execution.
Currently Idaho only allows for lethal injections.
“Skaug’s bill adds the firing squad as a form of execution. It states that no later than five days after a death warrant is issued, the IDOC director must determine whether execution by lethal
Source: The Gateway Pundit