News Release

June 8, 2012

Tango Blast Gang Member Added to Most Wanted List

$10,000 reward offered for fugitive with ties to San Angelo and Lubbock
AUSTIN –The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Rocky Duran Ramirez, 32, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list, and a $10,000 cash reward is now offered for information leading to his capture. Affiliated with the Tango Blast-West Texas gang, Ramirez has a lengthy criminal history. He was just released from prison in February 2012, and is already wanted for Parole Violation.  All tips can be offered anonymously.

Ramirez, whose last known address was San Angelo, has family in Lubbock and San Angelo, and has previously worked in construction. His criminal history includes Engaging in Organized Crime, Assault Causing Bodily Injury, Arson, Evading Arrest/Detention, Theft, Possession of Marijuana, and Inhalant Abuse.

Ramirez is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 135 pounds.  His tattoos include: a teardrop on his right cheek; "Mi Reyna Ranci" and "Krazy" on his neck; "Ranci" on the back of  his left ring finger; a female face and "Mi Vida Loca" on his inside right forearm; a Texas map on his left chest;  and "Texas" on his left shoulder. For more information, please view his wanted poster at:
http://www.dps.texas.gov/Texas10MostWanted/fugitiveDetails.aspx?id=136.

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. There are four different ways to provide anonymous tips:

All calls, texts, e-mails and Facebook messages are anonymous.

DPS investigators work with local law enforcement agencies to select fugitives for the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and Sex Offender lists. You can find the current lists—with photos—on the DPS website at http://www.dps.texas.gov/texas10mostwanted/.

Do not attempt to apprehend these fugitives; they are considered armed and dangerous.

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