Man wanted in south Texas for engaging in organized crime

45-year-old Ramon Mendoza Jr.

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - A man who has made the top ten most wanted list in Texas has ties to Laredo.

Authorities are on the lookout for 45-year-old Ramon Mendoza Jr. who has been wanted since December 2016.

He is wanted for vehicle theft, engaging in criminal activity, theft of property, and conspiracy to commit theft of property, including transporting stolen vehicles from San Antonio to Nuevo Laredo.

Mendoza is also believed to have ties to a Mexican Cartel.

Texas Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of $7,500 for any information that could lead to his arrest.

If you have any information on Mendoza’s whereabouts you are asked to call 1-800-252-TIPS.

All calls will remain anonymous.