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Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Chi, Heliberto
TDCJ Number 999437
Date of Birth 12/28/1978
Date Received 11/21/2002
Age (when Received) 23
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 11
Date of Offense 03/24/2001
  Age (at the time of Offense) 22
  County Tarrant
  Race Hispanic
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height 5 ft 7 in
  Weight 205
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County San Pedrosula
  Native State Honduras

Prior Occupation
construction, drywall, laborer

Prior Prison Record
n/a

Summary of Incident
On 3/24/2001, in Arlington, Chi and one co-defendant murdered the manager of a men's clothing store during a robbery. Chi entered a men's clothing store armed with a .38-caliber handgun while the co-defendant waited in the car outside. Chi fatally shot the 56-year old white victim in the back. Chit also shot an 18-year old Hispanic male in the back. The second victim was transported to a local hospital, where he was treated and released.

Co-Defendants
Alejandro Sierra

Race and Gender of Victim
white male