Death Row Information
|Name||Rhoades, Rick Allan|
|Date of Birth||5/10/64|
|Age (when Received)||28|
|Education Level (Highest Grade Completed)||n/a|
|Date of Offense||9/13/91|
|Age (at the time of Offense)||27|
Prior Prison Record
Indiana State Penitentiary #28782, received in 1983 with a 6 year sentence for burglary, paroled in 1985; TDCJ #427403, received on 7/25/86 from Gregg County on a 12 year sentence for burglary of a building; paroled to a "hold" from Indiana Department of Corrections on 9/11/87; TDCJ #550587, received on 6/4/90 from Harris County under alias David Alan Marcas on a 5 year sentence for theft of auto and burglary of a habitation, paroled on 9/12/91.
Summary of Incident
On 9/13/1991, one day after being paroled, Rhodes entered the home of two white male brothers while they slept. Rhodes attacked them with a steel bar and a butcher knife, resulting in their deaths. Rhodes also took money from the billfold of one of the victims.
Race and Gender of Victim
Two white males (ages 32 and 33)