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Death Row Information

Inmate Information

Picture of Inmate Name Martinez, James Edward
TDCJ Number 999404
Date of Birth 06/09/1974
Date Received 02/13/2002
Age (when Received) 27
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 11
Date of Offense 09/21/2000
  Age (at the time of Offense) 26
  County Tarrant
  Race Hispanic
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 5′ 6″
  Weight (in Pounds) 144
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Tarrant
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
welder, laborer

Prior Prison Record

Summary of Incident
On 09/21/2000 in Fort Worth, Martinez fired 20 shots into the vehicle of the victims, resulting in the death of a 20 year old white male and 29 year old white female.


Race and Gender of Victim
white male and white female