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Texas executes Joseph Garcia, one of the "Texas Seven" prison escapees

Garcia was executed Tuesday night. He was the fourth of the "Texas Seven" inmates executed after the group escaped the Connally Unit in 2000 and killed Irving Police Officer Aubrey Hawkins during a Christmas Eve robbery.

Joseph Garcia was sentenced to death of the murder of Irving Police officer Aubrey Hawkins on Dec. 24, 2000.
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