The Darlie Routier Case

  • Site description

    This site seeks to provide information about the case of Darlie Routier. Darlie is on death row in Texas for a crime she has steadfastly maintained she did not commit.

    A growing body of evidence supports her claims of innocence.

    Please take time to learn about Darlie’s case. Join us in speaking out.

    Use the site map located here, the search tool below, or click on the headers at the top of the page to navigate the site.

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Press Releases

The following documents are press releases from the Rowlett Police Department, furnished by communications officer Sergeant Dean Poos. They are shown here, verbatim, with errors unamended (the ages of Devon and Damon, for example). The first two were released on June 6, 1996 and the third, on June 18, 1996, the day of Darlie’s arrest.

  • First Rowlett PD Press Release – June 6, 1996
  • Second Rowlett PD Press Release – June 6, 1996
  • Third Rowlett PD Press Release – June 18, 1996