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Yeah Fox News -- -- you right now while you were sleeping you -- has executed convicted killer running the Gartner.
By firing squad he's the first person to be executed but having -- in the US and fourteen years.
Joining us from outside the prison in Draper Utah and our own C -- Acuna.
These what what -- a bizarre way to wanna go and it and it's my understanding that he shows us.
Yes and Ronnie Lee Gardner didn't make this choice to dive by -- firing squad.
Their work five men police officers here in new top who went unidentified.
I'm purposely for their own safety and security.
And five of them and -- all Hak5 of them at the fight man rather for have a live rounds thirty caliber weapons and won it did not.
They stood behind a portable portable.
And we can take you through what happened with point lead Gartner.
He was taken from an observation cell shortly around -- midnight.
Last night about ninety feet short walk as we were told that the execution chamber he was strapped into a chair he's hit -- is well he is -- opportunity.
To give his last words he's that he didn't have anything left to say and -- of black cap was placed over his head -- -- secured.
And then at target was placed over his heart and according to the witnesses it wasn't long after that they heard a boom.
From the shots fired by the five executioners.
Hi and then at 12:17 this morning -- Lee Gardner.
I was declared dead and -- as you mentioned he didn't choose this -- -- and according to his attorney he told us that.
-- -- -- believed -- live by the gun die by the content because his victims died of gunshot was.
And he felt it was only appropriate that he should die viable -- as -- action.
-- -- very troubling story there but an end to his life and the victims said that they were relieved at least yet Acuna thanks for each.
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