August 21, 2019
Contact: FDC Communications
Media Briefing Schedule for Execution of Gary Ray Bowles
UPDATED – August 22, 2019
The sentence of the State of Florida vs. inmate Gary Ray Bowles was carried out at 10:58 p.m. EST.
RAIFORD, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections will conduct updates for media members regarding the execution of Gary Ray Bowles (086158) on Thursday, August 22, 2019.
- Thursday, August 22, 2019
3:30 p.m. Media Briefing; and
Immediately following the execution (scheduled for 6 p.m.)
- Media staging area across the street from Florida State Prison.
For more information contact the Communications Office at (850) 488-0420.
General facts and information can be found on the Department's Death Row webpage.
As Florida's largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs 24,000 members statewide, incarcerates approximately 94,000 inmates and supervises nearly 161,000 offenders in the community.