Death Row Information
|Name||Hernandez, Jesse Joe|
|Date of Birth||06/08/1964|
|Age (when Received)||38|
|Education Level (Highest Grade Completed)||10|
|Date of Offense||04/11/2001|
|Age (at the time of Offense)||36|
|Height (in Feet and Inches)||5′ 3″|
|Weight (in Pounds)||145|
Prior Prison Record
X/TDCJ-ID #705762, on a 3 year sentence from Dallas County for 1 count each of indecency with a child and possession of a controlled substance cocaine, 07/11/1997 returned from mandatory supervision, 07/14/1998 released on mandatory supervision in absentia, 12/11/1998 received mandatory supervision discharge.
Summary of Incident
On 04/11/2001, in Dallas, Texas, Hernandez struck an 11 month old Hispanic male and his sister in the head with a flashlight. The children had been left in the care of Hernandez when the incident took place. The sister survived her injuries, but the 11 month old did not.
Race and Gender of Victim
Hispanic male, Hispanic female