JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - An execution date has been set for death row inmate David Cox.
According to the Mississippi Supreme Court, he’ll be executed on Nov. 17 at 6 p.m.
Cox, 50, is on death row for killing his estranged wife and holding two children hostage in Union County in 2010.
The last execution in Mississippi was in 2012.
Cox is from Pontotoc County.