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Death Row Information

Inmate Information

Picture of Inmate Name Ruiz, Wesley Lynn
TDCJ Number 999536
Date of Birth 11/20/1979
Date Received 07/16/2008
Age (when Received) 29
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 11th Grade
Date of Offense 03/23/2007
  Age (at the time of Offense) 29
  County Dallas
  Race Hispanic
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 5′ 9″
  Weight (in Pounds) 200
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Dallas
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
Truck Driver

Prior Prison Record

Summary of Incident
On March 23, 2007, the subject fatally shot a 30-year-old Dallas police officer after a high-speed chase.


Race and Gender of Victim
White male