|5/12/2015||Derrick Charles||Age: 32||County: Harris|
|Murder of his girlfriend, her mother, and her grandfather in their home.|
He said in court that he smoked marijuana soaked in embalming fluid before the killings and had hallucinations while committing them.
|4/15/2015||Manuel Garza||Age: 34||County: Bexar|
|Murder of a police officer who was trying to arrest him.|
"I truly think this was the cop's fault," he said. "I don't see why he wanted to pull out his gun."
|4/9/2015||Kent Sprouse||Age: 42||County: Ellis|
|Murder of a police officer and another man at a gas station.|
He entered the store with a shotgun hanging over his shoulder to make a purchase.
|3/12/2015||Manuel Vasquez||Age: 46||County: Bexar|
|Murder of a woman on the orders of the Mexican mafia.|
One of the victims heard the men discussing taking his body outside, cutting him into pieces, and throwing him into the lake.
|2/4/2015||Donald Newbury||Age: 53||County: Dallas|
|Murder of a police officer during a robbery while on escape from prison.|
He blamed Officer Hawkins' death on poor police training.
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