Man Who Killed A Teenager And Drank His Blood In 1998 Has Been Executed By Lethal Injection

 Man Who Killed A Teenager And Drank His Blood In 1998 Has Been Executed By Lethal Injection

A murderer who cut the throat of a 12-year-old boy, drank his blood and sickeningly mutilated the body has been executed.

Pablo Lucio Vasquez was put to death by lethal injection at the Texas state death chamber in Huntsville.

The 38-year-old was pronounced dead at 6.35pm local time (1.35pm Nigerian time) on Wednesday, officials confirmed.

Vasquez killed 12-year-old David Cardenas in the town of Donna in Texas in April 1998.