Chuck E. Cheese killer to be executed

Posted on: 9:20 am, February 20, 2013, by

Police investigate at the scene of an Aurora Chuck E. Cheese in 1993 after a man opened fire, killing four.

Police investigate at the scene of an Aurora Chuck E. Cheese in 1993 after a man opened fire, killing four.

DENVER (WTVR) – Chuck E. Cheese killer Nathan Dunlap was sentenced to death for killing four people in a Denver-area Chuck E. Cheese restaurant in 1993. Almost 20 years later, Colorado’s longest-serving death-row inmate saw his last, best chance to avoid execution thwarted by the U.S. Supreme Court.

That decision came down Tuesday morning, when a list of unsigned orders revealed that Dunlap’s case will not be heard by the country’s highest court.

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