Death Row Information
|Name||Quintanilla, Jr., John Manuel|
|Date of Birth||12/09/1976|
|Age (when Received)||28|
|Education Level (Highest Grade Completed)||08|
|Date of Offense||11/24/2002|
|Age (at the time of Offense)||25|
|Height (in Feet and Inches)||5′ 8″|
|Weight (in Pounds)||153|
Prior Prison Record
TDCJ #701105 on a 10 year sentence from Victoria County for 2 counts of Burglary Habitation and Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity.
Summary of Incident
On 11/24/2002 in Victoria, Texas, Quintanilla and two male co-defendants entered an action amusement center through a partially opened back door, demanded cash from an employee and advised all other patrons to get down on the floor. An adult white male attempted to disarm Quintanilla and was fatally shot three times. A second victim, and adult white female, was also shot, but the injury was not fatal.
Jeffrey Bibb and Rodney Rodriguez
Race and Gender of Victim
White Male and White Female