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Death Row Information

Inmate Information

Picture of Inmate Name Tong, Chuong Duong
TDCJ Number 999260
Date of Birth 10/21/76
Date Received 4/1/98
Age (when Received) 21
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 12 years
Date of Offense 4/6/97
  Age (at the time of Offense) 20
  County Harris
  Race Asian
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 5′ 8″
  Weight (in Pounds) 147
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County  
  Native State Vietnam

Prior Occupation

Prior Prison Record

Summary of Incident
On 04/04/1997, in Houston, Tong shot and killed an off-duty police officer during the robbery of a food store. Tong also took the officer's jewelry before fleeing the scene.


Race and Gender of Victim
Asian male