Execution date and time set for Charles Rhines

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The South Dakota Department of Corrections has announced a time and date for the execution of Charles Rhines.

Director of Prison Operations and Chief Warden Darin Young has set the date and time for the execution of Charles Rhines for Monday, November 4, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. Central time.

Rhines and his attorney have made attempts to delay the execution, but have not been successful. In 1993, Rhines was convicted of first-degree murder in the stabbing death of 22-year-old Donnivan Shaeffer during a doughnut shop burglary in Rapid City.

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