William Wyatt, Jr.

 

 

 

Age: 41

 

Summary: former Texas county jail officer who was convicted of raping and smothering his girlfriend's 3-year-old son Damien Willis while he was babysitting in 1997 and became the 17th prisoner put to death this year in Texas in one of the nation's most active capital punishment state.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection

 

Born: December 20, 1964

 

Died: August 3, 2006

 

Location: Huntsville, Texas