PARIS, Tex. (KXII) — A Lamar County jury found Donald Jack Robertson guilty Friday on 8 of nine charges relating to the sexual assault of two children nearly seven years ago.
Robertson was found not guilty for indecency with a child in the form of sexual contact.
The jury deliberated for an hour on Thursday, then another 8 hours on Friday.
Robertson’s punishment phase begins at 8:45 a.m. Monday.
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Authorities say Reed was sought — since May 2017 — on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, harassment of public servant, assault of a public servant, assault, plus evading arrest/detention with a vehicle.
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AUSTIN — A Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitive is now in custody after being captured Sunday afternoon in California.
Blake Everett Reed, 32, was wanted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, harassment of public servant, assault of public servant, assault, and evading arrest/detention with a vehicle. Reed, who had been wanted since May 2017, has ties to Wood and Smith counties in Texas.
Working off investigative information, authorities apprehended Reed without incident at a residence in Cayucos, California. The investigation was part of a multi-agency effort that included other law enforcement agencies from both Texas and California, including Texas DPS.
The arrest was not the result of tip information received through Texas Crime Stoppers, and no reward will be paid.
Reed’s apprehension marks the first Texas 10 Most Wanted program arrest in 2018. Texas Crime Stoppers, which is funded by the Governor’s Criminal Justice Division, offers cash rewards to any person who provides information
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A man who allegedly assaulted an Amarillo Police Department officer has been named to the Texas 10 Most-Wanted Fugitives list, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Carlos Rafael Benitez, 29, has been added to the most-wanted list and a cash reward of up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to the capture of the man authorities say he failed to appear in court to face charges of aggravated assault of an Amarillo Police Department officer and evading arrest with a vehicle stemming from a traffic stop on Aug. 2, 2016.
Benitez was indicted in Potter County on October 12, 2016, and has been wanted since March, DPS said. His last known address is in Amarillo. He also has tied to Hedley and Donley County, according to DPS.
Benitez is described by DPS as being 5 feet, 5 inches
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