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Escapee Apprehended
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Death Row Information

Inmate Information

Picture of Inmate Name Roberts Jr., Donnie Lee
TDCJ Number 999487
Date of Birth 02/09/1971
Date Received 10/28/2004
Age (when Received) 33
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 11
Date of Offense 10/15/2003
  Age (at the time of Offense) 32
  County Polk
  Race White
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Brown
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 6′ 1″
  Weight (in Pounds) 223
  Eye Color Blue
  Native County Natchitoches Parish
  Native State Louisiana

Prior Occupation

Prior Prison Record
One prior out of state commitment to Louisiana Department of Corrections, #449607 on a 7 year sentence for 1 count of armed robbery.

Summary of Incident
On 10/15/2003 in Polk County, Texas, Roberts approached and demanded currency from an adult white female, of which Roberts was her live-in boyfriend. The victim refused and Roberts shot her three times in the head, causing her death. Roberts then fled the scene in the victim's son's vehicle.


Race and Gender of Victim
White Female