Chilling videotaped confession of a killer on death row

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STRAFFORD, MO (KTVI) - Missouri death row inmate, David Zink is scheduled to die in July. His victim was from Strafford, Missouri, near Springfield.

In an exclusive look at the killer`s videotaped confession. David Zink recounts    he was drinking and driving, on parole and didn`t want to go back to prison.  That`s why David Zink says he killed 19-year-old Amanda Morton.

He gave investigators a videotaped confession shortly after the murder.  Zink says he feared going back to prison; he was on parole when he bumped into Amanda Morton’s car on interstate 44.

He kidnapped her, raped her, and took her to a cemetery where he tied her to a tree and broke her neck and then cut her spinal cord.

Before Amanda Morton died, Zink said her last word was momma.

Zink is scheduled to be executed July 14th.