|4/6/2016||Pablo Vasquez||Age: 38||County: Hidalgo|
|Murder and robbery of a 12-year-old boy.|
Vasquez said on the tape-recorded confession, "Something just told me to drink."
|3/22/2016||Adam Ward||Age: 33||County: Hunt|
|Murder of a city official who was on his property.|
He confessed that he "overreacted" to the situation.
|3/9/2016||Coy Wesbrook||Age: 56||County: Harris|
|Murder of his ex-wife and four other people in her home.|
"You hear all your life, if you catch your old lady in bed with somebody, don't just shoot her, but shoot her lover, too. In her case, there was a bunch of lovers. I just took care of my business."
|2/16/2016||Gustavo Garcia||Age: 43||County: Collin|
|Robbery and murder of a store clerk.|
"I don't regret trying to escape," he said. "It was worth the try. At least I can say I tried."
|1/27/2016||James Freeman||Age: 35||County: Wharton|
|Murder of a game warden in a standoff with law enforcement.|
Over 40 witnesses, testifying on his behalf, described him as polite, respectful, and courteous and said that the killing was totally out of character for him.
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