Death Row Information
|Date of Birth||04/29/1955|
|Age (when Received)||46|
|Education Level (Highest Grade Completed)||7|
|Date of Offense||12/04/2000|
|Age (at the time of Offense)||45|
|Height (in Feet and Inches)||6′ 2″|
|Weight (in Pounds)||190|
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