State offers $20K reward for Most Wanted fugitive from San Antonio
POSTED: Monday, March 17, 2014 - 1:06pm
UPDATED: Monday, March 17, 2014 - 1:10pm
Austin — The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding citizens that the reward for Raul Ambrosio Jimenez Jr., 46, has increased to up to $20,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of March. The Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and Texas Syndicate gang member has a lengthy criminal past and is wanted for trafficking of a person under 18 – prostitution, sexual assault of a child and probation violation. All tips are guaranteed to be anonymous.
Jimenez’s last known address was San Antonio, and he has ties to the Bexar County area. His extensive criminal history includes sexual assault of a child, prostitution, burglary, vehicle theft, counterfeiting, resisting officer and drug charges.
Jimenez is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs approximately 210 pounds. His tattoos include a female figure, a scroll and dragon on his upper right arm; and a male face and tower on his upper left arm. He also has a scar on his left eyebrow. For additional information and updates in the event of his arrest, see his wanted bulletin at http://www.dps.texas.gov/Texas10MostWanted/fugitiveDetails.aspx?id=197.
One offender from the Texas 10 Most Wanted Program is featured each month in hopes the higher reward money from the Governor’s Criminal Justice Division will generate additional tips. The higher reward amount will only be paid if the tip comes in the same month the fugitive is featured. All calls, texts, emails and Facebook tip messages are anonymous.
- Anyone with information can provide anonymous tips in four different ways:
- 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).
The following link, http://bit.ly/VqydsJ, explains the steps on how to submit a tip regarding a Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitive or sex offender and/or how to receive a reward once the fugitive is captured.
Texas Crime Stoppers, which is funded by the Governor’s Criminal Justice Division, offers cash rewards to any person who provides information that leads to the arrest of one of the Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitives or sex offenders (http://www.dps.texas.gov/texas10mostwanted/).
Do not attempt to apprehend these fugitives; they are considered armed and dangerous.