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Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Martinez, James Edward
TDCJ Number 999404
Date of Birth 06/09/1974
Date Received 02/13/2002
Age (when Received) 27
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 11
Date of Offense 09/21/2000
  Age (at the time of Offense) 26
  County Tarrant
  Race Hispanic
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height 5 ft 6 in
  Weight 144
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Tarrant
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
welder, laborer

Prior Prison Record
None

Summary of Incident
On 09/21/2000 in Fort Worth, Martinez fired 20 shots into the vehicle of the victims, resulting in the death of a 20 year old white male and 29 year old white female.

Co-Defendants
None

Race and Gender of Victim
white male and white female