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Executed for raping and smashing elderly woman’s head with concrete

October 28, 1999 Texas Domingo Cantu, Jr. is executed by lethal injection for the rape and murder of an elderly woman Cantu's victim was a small 95-year-old widow who enjoyed daily walks in her yard in the mornings. Cantu, 20 years old at the time, attacked her and dragged her to her backyard. A neighbor… Continue reading Executed for raping and smashing elderly woman’s head with concrete