AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas Department of Public Safety added Romeo Torres, Jr., 28, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list, and a cash reward of up to $7,500 is being offered for information leading to his capture.
Torres, who is affiliated with the Partido Revolucionario Mexicano gang, is wanted for assault on a public servant, aggravated assault and evading arrest/detention with a vehicle.READ MORE: Extreme Heat Doesn't Stop Panther Island Pavilion From Hosting First Outdoor Concert In Over A Year
Torres has been wanted since December 2016, when he took off from his last known address in Eagle Pass — an area where he still has connections.
He also has ties to Mexico.
Torres is 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs approximately 230 pounds. He has tattoos on his right leg and both arms.READ MORE: Arrest Made After Man Found Dead In Dallas Construction Site, Police Say
To be eligible for cash rewards, tipsters must provide information to authorities using one of the following methods:
· Call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477).
· Submit a web tip through the DPS website by selecting the fugitive you have information about, then clicking on the link under the photo.
· Submit a Facebook tip by clicking the “SUBMIT A TIP” link (under the “About” section).
All tips are anonymous, regardless of how they are submitted, and tipsters will be provided a tip number instead of using a name.MORE NEWS: United Way Of Metropolitan Dallas Fights Pandemic-Related Learning Loss
All fugitives on the list are considered armed and dangerous.