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Oklahoma death row inmate executed for killing convenience store manager almost 37 years ago
McALESTER, Okla. (AP) ' An Oklahoma man has been executed for the shooting death of a Tulsa convenience store manager almost 37 years ago.
Michael Selsor was pronounced dead at 6:06 p.m. Tuesday after he was given a dose of lethal drugs at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary.
Selsor's execution ends more than three decades of legal proceedings in which Selsor was twice convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to die for killing 55-year-old Clayton Chandler on Sept. 15, 1975.
Chandler was shot eight times during an armed robbery in which the thieves got away with a little more than $500. Selsor and Richard Dodson were arrested a week after Chandler's death in Santa Barbara, Calif., where a car with Oklahoma tags had been spotted.