$12,500 being offered to find man on Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugiti - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

$12,500 being offered to find man on Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list

Agapito Salinas (Source: DPS) Agapito Salinas (Source: DPS)
Agapito Salinas (Source: DPS) Agapito Salinas (Source: DPS)
BROWNSVILLE, TX (KAUZ) -

A reward for the information that will lead to the capture of a south Texas man has been increased to $12,500. Agapito Salinas, 45, is a confirmed Texas Syndicate gang member and is wanted for a parole violation. All tips are guaranteed to be anonymous. 

Salinas has been wanted since April 2015 and has ties to Brownsville and the state of Georgia.

In 2003, Salinas was convicted in Dallas County of Aggravated Robbery and was sentenced to 15 years. In the 1990s Salinas also served time in prison on multiple occasions for drug and burglary convictions. 

Salinas stands five feet nine inches tall and weighs 185 pounds.

He has tattoos of teardrops near both of his eyes; a tattoo of a cross on his forehead; a tattoo of a star on his chin and multiple other tattoos on his neck, chest, hands, arms and legs.

Salinas is known by the nickname "pito" and may wear glasses. If you know where he below is a list of ways you can notify authorities. 

Call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477).
Text the letters "DPS" – followed by your tip – to 274637 (CRIMES) from your cell phone.Submit a web tip through the DPS website by selecting the fugitive you have information about, and then clicking on the link under their picture.
Submit a Facebook tip at http://www.facebook.com/texas10mostwanted by clicking the "SUBMIT A TIP" link (under the "About" section).
Submit a tip through the DPS Mobile App. The app is currently available for iPhone users on the Apple App Store: (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/texas-dps/id902092368?mt=8) and for Android users on Google Play: (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.microassist.texasdps&hl=en).

Copyright 2017 KAUZ All Rights Reserved
 

  • News HeadlinesNewsMore>>

  • Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

    Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

    Monday, June 18 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-06-18 18:40:23 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 4:32 AM EDT2018-06-19 08:32:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, left, and FBI Director Christopher Wray wait to testify as the Senate Judiciary Committee examines the internal report of the FBI's Clinton email probe and the role ...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, left, and FBI Director Christopher Wray wait to testify as the Senate Judiciary Committee examines the internal report of the FBI's Clinton email probe and the role ...
    The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the Justice Department has a "serious credibility problem.".
    The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the Justice Department has a "serious credibility problem.".
  • Investigators say DNA database can be goldmine for old cases

    Investigators say DNA database can be goldmine for old cases

    Saturday, June 16 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-06-16 16:19:01 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:11 AM EDT2018-06-19 07:11:26 GMT

    Some private investigators and genealogy experts want to use the same DNA-tracking system that identified the suspected Golden State Killer to solve decades-old murder and missing-person cases.

    Some private investigators and genealogy experts want to use the same DNA-tracking system that identified the suspected Golden State Killer to solve decades-old murder and missing-person cases.

  • HPT Duncan: Chisholm Trail Heritage Center & Garis Gallery of the American West

    HPT Duncan: Chisholm Trail Heritage Center & Garis Gallery of the American West

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:57:44 GMT
    (Source:KAUZ)(Source:KAUZ)

    The Chisholm Trail Heritage Center and Garis Gallery of the American West show what life was like for cowboys who embarked on the cattle drive 150 years ago.

    The Chisholm Trail Heritage Center and Garis Gallery of the American West show what life was like for cowboys who embarked on the cattle drive 150 years ago.

Powered by Frankly