ALERT - Visitation
YouTube icon image 

Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Johnson, Matthew
TDCJ Number 999586
Date of Birth 09/17/1975
Date Received 12/05/2013
Age (when Received) 38
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 10
Date of Offense 05/20/2012
  Age (at the time of Offense) 36
  County Dallas
  Race Black
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height 5'06"
  Weight 244
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Dallas
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
Mechanic, Warehouseman, Heavy Equipment Operator

Prior Prison Record
#1263384 - Robbery and Evading Arrest

Summary of Incident
The subject walked into a gas station with a plastic bottle filled with bleach and continued behind the sales counter where the victim was working. He took cigarettes and lighters from behind the counter and cash from the cash register drawer. The subject poured the bleach on the victim and set her on fire before walking out of the station. The victim died later at the hospital as a result of her injuries.


Race and Gender of Victim
White Female