DPS increases reward for Texas Most Wanted Fugitive - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

DPS increases reward for Texas Most Wanted Fugitive

(Source: Texas Department of Public Safety) (Source: Texas Department of Public Safety)
(KXXV) -

The reward for a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive has been increased to $10,000.

28-year-old Jose Bustos-Diaz is a convicted murderer, wanted for escape and unlawful flight to avoid prosecution. In 2006, he pleaded guilty to a 2005 murder in Harris County he committed while he was working as a ranch hand. He was sentenced to 35 years in a TDCJ prison.

On April 6, 2010, Bustos-Diaz escaped from the TDCJ Briscoe Unit in Dilley and believed to have fled to Mexico.

According to the DPS, He is 5 ft 8 in tall and is about 195 lbs. He has significant acne scarring on his face and chest, and multiple tattoos including the name “Vanessa” on the inside of his left wrist and the name “Lizbeth” on the inside of his right wrist.

The reward will be given to anyone who gives information in July that leads to the arrest of this man. All tips are anonymous. You can provide information by calling the Crimestoppers hotline at 1-800-252-8477.

For more information on Bustos-Diaz you can click here.

Copyright 2017 KXXV. All rights reserved.

  • NewsMore>>

  • US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

    US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:34 AM EST2018-02-22 07:34:20 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:29 PM EST2018-02-22 18:29:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). United States celebrates winning gold after the women's gold medal hockey game against Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). United States celebrates winning gold after the women's gold medal hockey game against Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.

    Twenty long years after taking gold when the sport debuted in 1998, the United States snapped Canada's streak of four straight Olympic golds with a 3-2 shootout victory.

    More >>

    Twenty long years after taking gold when the sport debuted in 1998, the United States snapped Canada's streak of four straight Olympic golds with a 3-2 shootout victory.

    More >>
  • Nowitzki 'disgusted' by report of hostile workplace for Mavs

    Nowitzki 'disgusted' by report of hostile workplace for Mavs

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:13 AM EST2018-02-21 07:13:50 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:29 PM EST2018-02-22 18:29:04 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    The Dallas Mavericks have hired outside counsel to investigate allegations of inappropriate conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace environment for women.

    More >>

    The Dallas Mavericks have hired outside counsel to investigate allegations of inappropriate conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace environment for women.

    More >>
  • Wise goes for it, and comes out with another Olympic gold

    Wise goes for it, and comes out with another Olympic gold

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:26 PM EST2018-02-22 04:26:51 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:28 PM EST2018-02-22 18:28:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull). David Wise, of the United States, jumps during the men's halfpipe finals at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Gregory Bull). David Wise, of the United States, jumps during the men's halfpipe finals at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.

    It's the seventh gold medal for the U.S. in Pyeongchang, five of which have come from snowboard and freestyle skiing events.

    More >>

    It's the seventh gold medal for the U.S. in Pyeongchang, five of which have come from snowboard and freestyle skiing events.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly