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Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Bridgers, Allen
TDCJ Number 999267
Date of Birth 3/6/1971
Date Received 5/14/98
Age (when Received) 27
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 10 years
Date of Offense 5/25/97
  Age (at the time of Offense) 27
  County Smith
  Race Black
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 5′ 8″
  Weight (in Pounds) 153
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Portsmouth City
  Native State Virginia

Prior Occupation
Unknown

Prior Prison Record
None

Summary of Incident
On May 25, 1997 Bridgers murdered a 53-year-old black female. Bridgers had been living with the victim and took a .38-caliber revolver and fatally shot her in the throat. Bridgers then stole her 1985 Lincoln Town car, which he later left at a bus terminal in Dallas, Texas. Then Bridgers took a bus to Florida. He was arrested in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on May 28, 1997.

Co-Defendants
None

Race and Gender of Victim
Black female