Charles Rines

The South Dakota Department of Corrections has set the date and time for Convicted Killer Charles Rines Execution. Rhines was sentenced to death on Jan. 29, 1993. He was convicted for the murder of 22-year-old Donnivan Schaeffer during a burglary of a Rapid City donut shop.

The press release issued by the State of South Dakota is below:


SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- In accordance with South Dakota Codified Law 23A-27A-17, Director of Prison Operations and Chief Warden Darin Young has set the date and time for the execution of Inmate Charles Rhines for Monday, November 4, 2019 at 1:30 p.m.