Friday, June 14, 2024

Carl Blue Executed in Texas

Carl Blue, Texas

Carl BlueCarl Henry Blue was executed by the state of Texas on February 21, 2013. He was pronounced dead at 6:56 pm CDT, inside the execution chamber at the Walls Unit of the Huntsville State Penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas. Carl was 48 years of age. He was executed for the murder of 38-year-old Carmen Richards-Sanders on August 19, 1994, inside her College Station apartment. Carl doused Carmen with gasoline and lit her on fire. Carmen died 19 days later. A second person in the apartment, Larence Williams, was also doused in gasoline. He survived his injuries. Carl turned himself in to the police, saying the incident was a prank.

Carl did not have a prior prison record. Before his arrest, Carl worked as a laborer.

Please pray for peace and healing for the family of Carmen Richards-Sanders. Please pray for peace and healing for Larence Williams and his family. Pray for the family of Carl Blue.

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