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Death Row Information

Inmate Information

Picture of Inmate Name Roberson III, Robert Leslie
TDCJ Number 999442
Date of Birth 11/10/1966
Date Received 02/21/2003
Age (when Received) 36
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 10
Date of Offense 01/31/2002
  Age (at the time of Offense) 35
  County Anderson
  Race White
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Brown
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 6′ 0″
  Weight (in Pounds) 269
  Eye Color Blue
  Native County Wood
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
cook, construction, welder, laborer

Prior Prison Record
#527853 on a ten year sentence from Anderson County for burglary of a habitation; 01/08/1991 released on parole to Smith County; 03/25/1993 returned from parole from Smith County with a new conviction of 5 years and 7 years concurrent for theft by check from Smith County and theft by worthless check from Gregg County; 12/15/1994 released on parole to McLennan County; 06/23/1999 returned from parole from McLennan County without new conviction; 12/12/2000 released on parole to Anderson County.

Summary of Incident
On 01/31/2002, Roberson took his two-year-old daughter to Palestine Regional Medical Center with severe trauma to her head. The victim died from her injuries the next day and Roberson was subsequently charged in her death.


Race and Gender of Victim
white female