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Death Row Information

Inmate Information

Picture of Inmate Name Chamberlain, Karl Eugene
TDCJ Number 999241
Date of Birth 06/20/1970
Date Received 09/25/1997
Age (when Received) 27
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 12
Date of Offense 08/02/1991
  Age (at the time of Offense) 21
  County Dallas
  Race White
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Brown
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 5′ 11″
  Weight (in Pounds) 261
  Eye Color Blue
  Native County Oklahoma
  Native State Oklahoma

Prior Occupation
Chamberlain had been unemployed for 13 months prior to arrest.

Prior Prison Record

Summary of Incident
On 08/02/91 in Dallas, Texas the subject fatally shot the victim, a 30-year old white female. Chamberlain was a resident of the same apartment complex and had gone to the victim's apartment under the pretense of borrowing sugar. Chamberlain left the apartment and return minutes later with duct tape and a rifle. Chamberlain entered the apartment, displayed the weapon to the victim, and forced the victim into a bedroom. Chamberlain taped her hands and feet, and sexually assaulted her. Chamberlain took the victim into the bathroom and shot her one time in the head with a .30 caliber rifle, causing her death. Chamberlain left the apartment and returned to his own apartment.


Race and Gender of Victim
White female