HUNTSVILLE, Texas -- Sex offender Ramon Torres Hernandez is headed for execution for the rape, robbery and slaying of a 37-year-old San Antonio woman 11 years ago.
Sex offender to die for San Antonio woman’s death
Hernandez was one of three people convicted in the murder of Rosa Maria Rosado. She was grabbed and thrown into a car driven by Hernandez when she wouldn t release her purse during a drive-by robbery at a San Antonio bus stop.
The U.S. Supreme Court last month refused to review his case, and the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles refused the 39-year-old Hernandez s a clemency request earlier this week.
His execution Wednesday evening in Huntsville would be the 14th this year in Texas.Another inmate, Preston Hughes, is to die Thursday for a double murder in Houston in 1988.
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