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10 Most Wanted Fugitive Arrested in Kentucky
AUSTIN – Herman Henry
Fox, 35, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, is now in custody after being
captured Monday afternoon in Kentucky. Fox was wanted for trafficking of persons and compelling prostitution by
force/threat. The arrest was not the result of tip information received
through Texas Crime Stoppers, and no reward will be paid.
Working off investigative information,
the U.S. Marshals Service in Kentucky located and apprehended Fox near an
apartment building in the city of Murray. The multi-agency investigation that
led to Fox’s arrest also included Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)
Special Agents, Louisiana State Police, Kentucky State Police, and the Murray
Fox is from the Baton
Rouge, Louisiana, area and had been a fugitive since July 2017. In
addition to the current charges out of Brazos County, Texas, Fox had an
extensive, violent criminal history. For more information, see his captured
bulletin at: http://www.dps.texas.gov/texas10mostwanted/MostWanted/fugitiveDetails?id=380.
So far in 2017, DPS and other agencies
have arrested 23 Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives and Sex Offenders, including 10
sex offenders and 12 gang members, and $56,000 in rewards have been paid for
tips that resulted in arrests.
be eligible for the cash rewards, tipsters MUST provide information to
authorities using one of the five following methods:
All tips are anonymous – regardless of how they are submitted, and tipsters
will be provided a tip number instead of using a name.
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.