Luis Salazar


Age: 38

Texas man who was condemned to death in the fatal stabbing of his former next-door neighbor 28-year-old Martha Sanchez after he crawled through the window of her San Antonio home while intoxicated in 1997, in which evidence at the trial suggested that he had also stabbed Sanchez's 10-year-old son in the chest as the child tried to defend his mother when the intruder attempted to rape her during the fatal attack.

Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection

Born: August 31, 1970

Died: March 11, 2009

Huntsville, Texas