TX 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender in custody in TX

TX 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender in custody in TX
CAPTURED: Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender from Wharton County (Source: photo courtesy of Dan Buesing)

AUSTIN, Texas (TNN) - A Texas 10 most wanted fugitive was arrested and extradited to a Texas jail this month.

Camilo Rodriguez was arrested in Cancun, Mexico on Jan. 30 and then extradited to Wharton County, Texas on Feb. 1.

Rodriguez was reportedly wanted in Wharton County for three counts of sexual assault of a child, two counts of failure to register as a sex offender, two counts of criminal mischief and one count each of assault/family violence and burglary of a habitation.

According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Rodriguez was convicted of aggravated sexual assault of a child for an indecent involving a 13-year-old girl. In 2010, he was sentenced to a five year sentence to be served in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison.

Mexican government officials worked with U.S. Marshals and several Mexico and United States law enforcement entities in Rodriguez’s capture.

Rodriguez was added to the Most Wanted list in February of 2020. He has been wanted since July of 2019.

Texas Crime Stoppers want to remind people to not attempt to apprehend these fugitives; they are considered armed and dangerous.

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