LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The state Board of Parole has set a clemency hearing for a man scheduled to be executed in March for the killing of a Bald Knob woman.
The hearing for Jack Harold Jones Jr. is set for Feb. 9. It will start with a parole board hearing in the morning and a victims' input hearing in the afternoon.
Jones received a death sentence for the rape and slaying of Bald Knob bookkeeper Mary Phillips and an attack on her 11-year-old daughter.