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Men On Texas 10 Most Wanted List Captured After Authorities Get Tips

AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Two convicted felons on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list have been caught in unrelated arrests.

The Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday announced the capture of 24-year-old Clifford Milton and 34-year-old Rodrigo Flores.

Both men were caught March 29. Milton was arrested in Texas City following a traffic stop. Flores was captured in Aguada, Puerto Rico.

Milton Flores
(credit: Clifford Milton (L) and Rodrigo Flores (R). (credit: Texas Department of Public Safety)

Milton, who had been on the run since November 2018, was wanted a in Harris County for child trafficking and engaging in organized criminal activity. He was also wanted for compelling prostitution.

Flores disappeared last May and was sought on cases involving aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and assault. He has a 2012 conviction for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in El Paso, plus federal drug convictions.

The tipsters who lead authorities to the men will each be paid up to $7,500 fugitive.

(© Copyright 2019 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

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