Texas executes 32-year-old man for shooting three people dead

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Posted: Oct 28, 2014 8:15 PM

AUSTIN Texas (Reuters) - Texas executed a 32-year-old man on Tuesday for shooting three people dead in a gang-related killing in 2000 and then setting their bodies on fire.

Miguel Paredes was pronounced dead at 6:54 p.m. after receiving a lethal injection at the state's death chamber in Huntsville, a prisons official said.

(Reporting by Jon Herskovitz; Editing by Sandra Maler)