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Lawrence Lee Buxton
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1952
Georgia, USA
Death: Feb. 26, 1991
Huntsville
Walker County
Texas, USA

Convicted in the September 19, 1980 shooting death of Joel Slotnik during a grocery store robbery in Houston. Buxton and two unknown co-defendants robbed the Safeway store. After the robbers had taken money from a cash register and left for the getaway car, Buxton shot Slotnik, a customer, because his five-year-old son, Aaron, would not get down on the floor as ordered. Slotnik died on September 23, 1980 from a neck wound.

Last Statement:
Im ready, Warden.

Cause of Death: Executed by Lethal Injection in the State of Texas.
 
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Gardee Hill
Record added: Nov 30, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12552198
Lawrence Lee Buxton
Added by: Gardee Hill
 
 
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