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Death Row Information

Inmate Information

Picture of Inmate Name Hinojosa, Richard
TDCJ Number 999246
Date of Birth 11/17/61
Date Received 12/9/97
Age (when shoulReceived) 36
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 5 years
Date of Offense 5/10/94
  Age 32
  County Bexar
  Race Hispanic
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 5′ 10″
  Weight (in Pounds) 224
  Eye Color Green
  Native County Bexar
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
Construction Worker

Prior Prison Record
TDCJ #437560, received 11/26/86, Bexar County, 8 years, voluntary manslaughter and robbery by threats, released on mandatory supervision to Bexar County on 12/1/88. Discharged from sentence 11/3/94.

Summary of Incident
On May 10, 1994 in San Antonio Hinojosa kidnapped, robbed, sexually assaulted, and murdered a 19 year old white female. The victim found Hinojosa burglarizing her residence. She was driven in her own car to an isolated location where she was robbed, sexually assaulted and stabbed to death with what was believed to have been a screwdriver. DNA testing linked Hinojosa to the killing.


Race and Gender of Victim
White Female