Texas inmate executed for killing prison supervisor in 2003

  • In this undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice is inmate Travis Runnels. Runnels is set to be executed by lethal injection on Wednesday, Dec. 11, for the Jan. 2003, killing of Amarillo state prison supervisor Stanley Wiley, in the prison shoe factory. (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP)

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — A Texas inmate was executed by lethal injection Wednesday evening for killing a supervisor at a state prison shoe factory in Amarillo nearly 17 years ago.