A man put to death on Thursday used his last words to attack Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Donald Dillbeck, 59, brutally murdered Faye Vann more than three decades ago, committing the crime after he had escaped from a work-release job while he was already serving a life sentence for murdering Lee County Deputy Dwight Lynn Hall, according to the Tallahassee Democrat.
“I know I hurt people when I was young. I really messed up,” Dillbeck reportedly said. “But I know Ron DeSantis has done a lot worse. He’s taken a lot from a lot of people. I speak for all men, women and children. He’s put his foot on our necks. Ron DeSantis and other people like him can suck our d****.”
In a statement, Tony and Laura Vann noted that they had been “robbed of years of memories with” their mother, but that “the execution has given us some closure.” They noted that they were thankful to the governor “for carrying out the sentence.”… (Read more)