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Death Row Information

Inmate Information

Picture of Inmate Name Sheppard, Erica Yvonne
TDCJ Number 999144
Date of Birth 09/01/1973
Date Received 04/25/1995
Age (when Received) 21
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 12
Date of Offense 06/30/1993
  Age (at the time of Offense) 19
  County Harris
  Race Black
  Gender Female
  Hair Color Black
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 5′6″
  Weight (in Pounds) 281
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Matagorda
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
None

Prior Prison Record
None

Summary of Incident
On June 30, 1993, Sheppard and a co-defendant murdered a 43-year-old woman in her home in order to rob her of her car.

Co-Defendants
James R. Dickerson

Race and Gender of Victim
White female