Death Row Information
|Name||Charles, Derrick Dewayne|
|Date of Birth||09/06/1982|
|Age (when Received)||20|
|Education Level (Highest Grade Completed)||11|
|Date of Offense||07/02/2002|
|Age (at the time of Offense)||19|
|Height (in Feet and Inches)||05′ 9″|
|Weight (in Pounds)||179|
Prior Prison Record
#1033599 on a 3 year sentence from Harris County for 1 count of burglary of a habitation with intent to commit theft.
Summary of Incident
On July 2, 2002, Charles was visiting his girlfriend when he attacked and strangled a black male who lived at the residence. When his girlfriend and her mother arrived back at the residence, Charles sexually assaulted her mother, bound both of them and placed ligature on them, resulting in their deaths.
Race and Gender of Victim
Black Male; Black Female; Black Female