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Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Foster, Cleve
TDCJ Number 999470
Date of Birth 10/24/1963
Date Received 3/1/2004
Age (when Received) 40
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 12
Date of Offense 02/14/2002
  Age (at the time of Offense) 38
  County Tarrant
  Race White
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Brown
  Height 5' 10"
  Weight 260
  Eye Color Blue
  Native County Henderson
  Native State Kentucky

Prior Occupation
oil field worker, construction, laborer

Prior Prison Record
None

Summary of Incident
On 2/14/2002, in Tarrant County, Texas, Foster and co-defendant Ward sexually assaulted and shot a 28 year old black female, resulting in her death. Foster and Ward then moved the body of the victim to a ditch where it was discovered by workers who were laying pipe.

Co-Defendants
Ward, Shelton Aaron

Race and Gender of Victim
Black/Female