Summary of Offense:
Was convicted in the October 1991 robbery and murder of 26-year-old Michelle Haupt. Haupt was stabbed repeatedly with an ice pick and strangled with a cord inside her Dallas apartment. Four packs of cigarettes, a bowl containing pennies and a gold charm were taken from the apartment. Hines had been staying next door to Haupt in the apartment of the complex's maintenance man who had master keys to all of the units.
Hines was sentenced to death in April 1992.