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Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Lucio, Melissa Elizabeth
TDCJ Number 999537
Date of Birth 07/18/1968
Date Received 08/12/2008
Age (when Received) 40
Education Level  
(Highest Grade Completed) 11th Grade
  Date of Offense 02/17/2007
  Age (at the time of Offense) 38
  County Cameron
  Race Hispanic
  Gender Female
  Hair Color Brown
  Height 5 ft 2 in
  Weight 170
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Lubbock County
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
Janitor

Prior Prison Record
None

Summary of Incident
On 02/17/2007 in Harlingen, Texas, EMT found victim not breathing and with no vital signs. While EMT personnel attempted to care for the child, they cut off the victim's shirt and found purple and green bruises on her entire torso, head, face and right shoulder. The subject was arrested and transported to the Cameron County Jail.

Co-Defendants
Robert Antonio Alvarez

Race and Gender of Victim
Hispanic female