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Women on Death Row - Kimberly McCarthy

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Women on Death Row - Kimberly McCarthy

Women on Death Row - Kimberly McCarthy

Texas Department of Criminal Justice

General Information:

  • Date of Birth - 5/11/1961

  • Date of Offense - 7/21/1997

  • Age at Time of Offense - 36

  • Prior Occupation - Occupational therapist, waitress, home health care, laborer

  • Education - 12

  • Prior Prison Record - Two year sentence for one count of forgery, received 2/12/90, released on parole on 6/04/90, discharged 12/09/91

  • Location of Crime - Dallas, Texas

  • Co-defendants - None

  • Race and Gender of Victim - White female

Crime Committed:

On 7/21/97, McCarthy entered the residence of a 70-year-old white female in Lancaster with the intent to rob the victim. A struggle took place and victim was stabbed numerous times resulting in her death. McCarthy then used the victim's credit cards and used the victim's vehicle for transportation.

Source: Texas Department of Criminal Justice

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