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Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Garcia, Juan Martin
TDCJ Number 999360
Date of Birth 2/18/1980
Date Received 6/21/2000
Age (when Received) 20
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 8
Date of Offense 9/17/1998
  Age (at the time of Offense) 18
  County Harris
  Race Hispanic
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height 5 ft 5 in
  Weight 183
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County Harris
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
construction, landscaping, laborer

Prior Prison Record
None

Summary of Incident
9/17/1998 during the night in Houston, Garcia and three co-defendants approached a hispanic male who was walking to his vehicle in the parking lot of an apartment complex. Garcia demanded the victim's money and then shot him in the head with a .25 caliber pistol, killing him. Garcia took $8 in cash from the victim.

Co-Defendants
Eleazar Mendoza
Gabriel Morales
Raymond McBen

Race and Gender of Victim
Hispanic male