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Death Row Information

Inmate Information

Picture of Inmate Name Lucio, Melissa Elizabeth
TDCJ Number 999537
Date of Birth 07/18/1968
Date Received 08/12/2008
Age (when Received) 40
Education Level  
(Highest Grade Completed) 11
  Date of Offense 02/17/2007
  Age (at the time of Offense) 38
  County Cameron
  Race Hispanic
  Gender Female
  Hair Color Brown
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 5′ 2″
  Weight (in Pounds) 170
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Lubbock
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
Janitor

Prior Prison Record
None

Summary of Incident
On February 17, 2007, paramedics were dispatched to a residence where they found an unresponsive two-year-old child who subsequently died.  Evidence of abuse let to the arrest and conviction of Lucio, the child’s mother.

Co-Defendants
Robert Antonio Alvarez

Race and Gender of Victim
Hispanic female