Allen Nicklasson enters a U.S. Marshal's car after his hearing in
Kansas City, Mo., on Oct. 17, 1994.
Missouri death row inmate Allen Nicklasson
pauses speaks about co-defendant Dennis Skillicorn at the
Correctional Center Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008, in Mineral Point, Mo. Nicklasson says he alone
killed Excelsior Springs businessman
Richard Drummond in 1994 and that Skillicorn did not know
the murder until he told him later.
Missouri death row inmate Allen Nicklasson speaks during an
interview at the Potosi Correctional Center on
2008. Nicklasson was executed Wednesday night, Dec. 11, 2013, for
killing Richard Drummond, a
businessman who stopped to help when he
saw a car stranded along Interstate 70 near Kingdom City in 1994.
(Photo by The Associated Press)
Missouri death row inmate Dennis Skillicorn sat in the visitors
room behind glass on Thursday, May 14,
(David Eulitt/Kansas City Star)
2009, at the Eastern
Reception, Diagnostic and Correctional Center in Bonne Terre, Mo.