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Interview with a death row inmate | Awaiting execution, Carl Wayne Buntion talks to KHOU 11 News

Buntion is on death row for killing HPD Officer James Irby in 1990. On April 21, 2022, Irby's family will finally get closure to the hardest chapter of their lives.

Grace White

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Published: 4:03 PM CDT April 14, 2022
Updated: 2:08 PM CDT April 21, 2022

On April 21, 2022, at 6 p.m., Carl Wayne Buntion is scheduled to be executed in Texas for the 1990 murder of Houston Police Officer James Irby.

Buntion agreed to an interview with KHOU 11 News as he awaited his scheduled execution.

It’s been a long road to justice. A road that never was supposed to take 30 years.

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