George Rivas

 

 

Age: 41

 

Summary: convicted murderer and ringleader of the notorious fugitive gang known as the "Texas 7" who were sentenced to death for gunning down Dallas-area police officer Aubrey Hawkins during their weeks of escape in one of Texas' biggest prison break in 2000.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection

 

Born: May 6, 1970

 

Died: February 29, 2012

 

Location: Huntsville, Texas