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Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Russell, Pete Jr.
TDCJ Number 999443
Date of Birth 05/02/1973
Date Received 02/26/2003
Age (when Received) 29
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 9
Date of Offense 08/13/2001
  Age (at the time of Offense) 27
  County Harris
  Race Black
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height 6 ft 3 in
  Weight 188
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Harris
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
clerk, welder, laborer

Prior Prison Record
#643435 on an eight year sentence from Harris County for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and aggravated robbery; 11/02/1999 discharged upon expiration of sentence

Summary of Incident
On 08/13/2001, in Houston, Texas, Russell fatally stabbed a 40 year old black female. Russell believed that the victim had set him up on a delivery of cocaine charge. Russell was sentenced to ten year on the cocaine charge, and committed this offense while on bond from the court to get his personal affairs in order before serving his sentence.

Co-Defendants
None

Race and Gender of Victim
black female