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VISKUM / TRAVIS RUNNELS

OFFENDER INFORMATION

Photograph of Offender
Name: Runnels, Travis Trevino
TDCJ Number: 999505
Date of Birth: 12/17/1972
Date Received: 11/16/2005
Age (when Received): 32
Education Level(Highest Grade Completed): 11
Date of Offense: 01/29/2003
Age (at the time of Offense): 30
County: Potter
Race: Black
Gender: Male
Hair Color: Black
Height: 6′ 00”
Weight: 208
Eye Color: Brown
Native County: Dallas
Native State: Texas


Prior Occupation
Laborer

Prior Prison Record
TDCJ# 081244 on a five year sentence for burglary of a building from Dallas County; TDCJ# 782388 on a seventy year sentence for aggravated robbery from Dallas County.

Summary of incident
On 01/29/2003 in Potter County, while incarcerated in the TDCJ Clements Unit, Runnels fatally stabbed a forty year old white male, who was working as an Industrial Supervisor in the unit boot factory.

Co-defendants
None

Race and Gender of Victim
White male