Melissa Elisabeth Lucio is the first woman to be sentenced to death in the state of Texas after she was found guilty of capital murder of her two-year-old daughter Mariah Alvarez on February 17, 2007.
She hasn’t been executed as of now but her execution has been scheduled for 27th April 2022. She has still maintained her stance on being innocent after all evidence proving her guilt.
Who is Melissa Lucio husband Robert Antonio Alvarez?
The husband of Melissa Lucio and the Father of her nine children is Robert Antonio Alvarez: he married Melissa when she was just 16 years old and they have been a couple ever since.
Not much is known about the husband but he was described by Melissa to be a very abusive husband. Melissa testified that he had abused her severally both physically and sexually.
He was also charged with failing to seek medical care for his daughter. When he testified in court, he said that he didn’t know about Melissa’s maltreatment to his daughter.