The reward for 31-year-old Carlos Rafael Benitez, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, has been increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture.

Benitez is wanted for failing to appear in court on charges of aggravated assault of a public servant and evading arrest or detention with a vehicle.

Benitez stands at 5'05", weighs around 170 pounds, and has a tattoo of "BENITEZ" on his back.

The last known area he was living in was Amarillo, and he also has ties to Donley County and Tijuana, Mexico.

Any tips can be called in anonymously to 1-800-252-TIPS (8477).

You can also submit a web tip through the DPS website by selecting the fugitive you have information about, then clicking on the link under the photo.

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