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Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Reginald Perkins
TDCJ Number 999407
Date of Birth 04/29/1955
Date Received 03/22/2002
Age (when Received) 46
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 7
Date of Offense 12/04/2000
  Age (at the time of Offense) 45
  County Tarrant
  Race Black
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height 6 ft 2 in
  Weight 190
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Woodruff
  Native State Arkansas

Prior Occupation
truck driver, plumber, laborer

Prior Prison Record
Ohio Department of Corrections on a life sentence for one count of rape; released on parole in 1986; returned from parole in 1994, released on parole on 02/08/2000.

Summary of Incident
on 12/04/2000 in Fort Worth, Perkins strangled his 64 year old black female step-mother, resulting in her death. Her body was found in the trunk of her vehicle in a parking garage.


Race and Gender of Victim
Black female