Darlie Routier

About Darlie Routier

Who is it?: Murderer
Birth Day: January 04, 1970
Birth Place: Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States, United States
Criminal penalty: Death
Criminal status: On death row
Spouse(s): Darin Routier (divorced)
Children: Devon, Damon, and Drake
Conviction(s): Capital murder, one count
Imprisoned at: Mountain View Unit, Texas Department of Criminal Justice

Darlie Routier

Darlie Routier was born on January 04, 1970 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States, United States, is Murderer. Darlie Lynn Peck Routier is an American death row inmate convicted of killing her five-year-old son. However, she did not face any charges for the murder of her other son, despite both boys being stabbed with the same knife. Born in Pennsylvania, Routier had spent her teenage years in Lubbock, Texas where she met her future husband Darin Routier when she was 15 years old. They married four years later and in 1989, their oldest son Devon was born. They would have two more, Damon and Drake. A horrific incident took place on the night of June 6, 1996, and when the police arrived at the scene, they found one boy dead, another dying, and Routier herself with serious but superficial injuries. After recovery, she was charged with murder. The subsequent trial went on for less than a year before the judge pronounced her sentence. In 2014, both the prosecution and her defence team were granted permission for further DNA tests.
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Occupation Murderers
Age 53 years old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Born January 04, 1970 (Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States, United States)
Birthday January 04
Town/City Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States, United States
Nationality United States

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Darlie Routier’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.

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Darlie Routier was born in the Year of the Dog. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dog are loyal, faithful, honest, distrustful, often guilty of telling white lies, temperamental, prone to mood swings, dogmatic, and sensitive. Dogs excel in business but have trouble finding mates. Compatible with Tiger or Horse.

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On June 6, 1996, at 2:31am, 911 dispatchers in Rowlett, Texas, received a call from 5801 Eagle Drive, the Routier home. Routier told the operator that her home had been broken into and that an intruder had stabbed her children, Devon aged 6 and Damon aged 5 and attacked her.


Routier was convicted of murdering Damon and on February 4, 1997, was sentenced to death by lethal injection.


During June 2011, Darin filed for divorce. He said that the decision to divorce was mutual and "very difficult" and that he still believes his wife is innocent. He said that they decided to divorce to end the "limbo" that they had been in since her arrest and conviction.


During 2008 Routier was granted the right to new DNA tests. Her appeals were remanded to the state level for improved DNA testing. On January 29, 2014, Chief Judge of the Western District Fred Biery granted a request from prosecution and defense for her case for further DNA tests vital to the defense to be performed on a bloody fingerprint found in the house, a bloody sock and her nightshirt.

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