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Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Villegas, Jr., Jose Luis
TDCJ Number 999417
Date of Birth 04/14/1975
Date Received 05/21/2002
Age (when Received) 27
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 9
Date of Offense 01/22/2001
  Age (at the time of Offense) 27
  County Nueces
  Race Hispanic
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height (in Feet and Inches) 5′ 7″
  Weight (in Pounds) 186
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Nueces
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
cook, dishwasher, laborer

Prior Prison Record
N/A

Summary of Incident
On 1/22/2001, Villegas fatally stabbed three victims. A 24 year old Hispanic female was stabbed 32 times. Her 3 year old Hispanic male son was stabbed 19 times and her 51 year old Hispanic mother was stabbed 35 times. Villegas took the television and a vehicle from the home.

Co-Defendants
None

Race and Gender of Victim
Hispanic male and Hispanic female