Johnny Garcia: One of Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Johnny Garcia, 35, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward of up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.
Garcia, a Texas Mexican Mafia gang member, is wanted for parole violation and kidnapping.
The fugitive, whose last known address was in Kirby, has ties to San Antonio, the Bexar County area, and Dallas.
Garcia’s criminal history includes convictions for assault, weapons offenses and drugs. In 2009, Garcia also was convicted of assaulting a public servant (corrections officer) while incarcerated in 2006. He was paroled in 2014.
In May, Bexar County issued an arrest warrant for Garcia related to a kidnapping incident.
For more information or updates, see his wanted bulletin at: http://www.dps.texas.gov/Texas10MostWanted/fugitiveDetai
Garcia is 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs approximately 210 pounds. He has numerous tattoos, including “Mexicano” on his neck; “XIII” on his abdomen; “Garcia” on his back; “Red Dog” on left leg; and a tear drop near his left eye. He may also be known by the nicknames “Johnny Loco” or “Red Dog.”
Texas Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards to any person who provides information that leads to the arrest of one of the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives.
To be eligible for the cash rewards, tipsters must provide information using one of the following methods:
•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.
All tips are anonymous, regardless of how they are submitted, and tipsters will be provided a tip number instead of using a name.