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September 15, 2003


DPS Releases New Top 10 Most Wanted List

The Texas Department of Public Safety has released the new Top 10 Most Wanted list. The fugitives on the new list are wanted for a wide range of crimes, including murder, sexual assault of a child, burglary, delivery of heroin and possession of ammunition by a felon.

Texas Crime Stoppers will give a $1,000 cash reward to any person who provides information that leads to the arrest of one of these fugitives.

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of any of these fugitives should call 1-800-252-TIPS (8477). The Crime Stoppers hotline is open 24 hours a day. You do not have to give your name when calling.

DPS urges caution around these fugitives.

"Any fugitive should be considered armed and dangerous," said Col. Thomas A. Davis, Jr., director of the DPS. "You should never attempt to apprehend these fugitives yourself."

Here is a list of the Top 10 Fugitives:

  • Charles Randall Brunson, DOB 3-5-67, last known address: Del Valle. Wanted for aggravated sexual assault of a child and injury to a child.
  • Danny Ray Daniels, DOB 9-4-51, last known address: Beaumont. Wanted for possession of a firearm by a felon. Daniels is a registered sex offender.
  • Jim Paul Davis, DOB 3-5-74, last known address: Groveton. Wanted for aggravated sexual assault, DWI and burglary of a habitation.
  • Victor M. Delgado, DOB 7-13-59, last known address: El Paso. Wanted for murder with a deadly weapon. Delgado is a member of the Barrio Azteca.
  • Fred Garcia Gonzales, DOB 1-29-70, last known address: San Antonio. Wanted for delivery of heroin, burglary of a building, possession of ammunition by a felon and possession of marijuana.
  • John Paul Johnson, Jr., DOB 8-24-68, last known address: Houston. Wanted for possession of cocaine and homicide.
  • Juan Arturo Moreno, DOB 8-4-70, last known address: San Antonio. Wanted for indecency with a child and failure to register as a sex offender.
  • Margie Trevino Ortez, DOB 5-10-51, last known address: Dallas. Wanted for murder.
  • Lee Herman Wackerhagen, Jr., DOB 9-19-53, last known address: Maxwell. Wanted for murder, interference with child custody and unlawful flight. Wackerhagen is considered a suicide risk.
  • Reginald O'Keith Williams, DOB 8-8-69, last known address: Houston. Wanted for sexual assault, aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault of a child and failure to comply with sex offender registration.

You can find the list--with photos--on the DPS website at http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/Texas10mostwanted/. The list will be updated as needed.