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Death Row Information

Offender Information

Picture of Offender Name Herron, Jermaine
TDCJ Number 999304
Date of Birth 01/13/1979
Date Received 04/29/1999
Age (when Received) 20
Education Level (Highest Grade Completed) 10
Date of Offense 06/26/1997
  Age 18
  County Refugio
  Race Black
  Gender Male
  Hair Color Black
  Height 5' 11"
  Weight 220
  Eye Color Brown
  Native County San Patricio
  Native State Texas

Prior Occupation
ranch helper, painter, laborer

Prior Prison Record
None

Summary of Incident
On 06/25/97, Herron murdered a 15 year old white male and his mother in their home. A sawed off shotgun and a 9 millimeter pistol were used in the murders. The home had been burglarized and set on fire. An extreme amount of property was taken from the residence including: a 1997 pickup truck, guns, ammunition, sports equipment and sports clothes.

Co-Defendants
Frazier, Derrick

Race and Gender of Victim
White Male and White Female