Notorious serial killer to be put to death after nearly 34 years on death row

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a death warrant this week for one of the state's most prominent serial killers, who terrorized the Tampa Bay area during the mid-80s. Bobby Joe Long, 65, has been on death row for nearly 34 years. He was sentenced to death after being convicted in the May 1984 death of 22-year-old former beauty contestant Michelle Denise Simms.
Published: 5:15 PM EDT April 25, 2019
Updated: 5:14 PM EDT April 25, 2019