Execution date set in decades-old murder

A man convicted of brutally murdering an elderly woman more than two decades ago has received another execution date. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice has set 41-year-old Ruben Gutierrez’s execution for July 31. Gutierrez murdered 85-year-old Escolastica Harrison at the Harrison Mobile Home Park on Morningside Road in 1998. A Cameron County jury convicted … Continue reading Execution date set in decades-old murder