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Brazoria County Sheriff's Office, FBI seeking fugitive

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BRAZORIA COUNTY, Texas – A new billboard began flashing around the Houston area Tuesday.

The FBI and Crime Stoppers need the public's assistance in tracking down fugitive Roy Arevalo, 18.

Arevalo is wanted in Brazos County for engaging in organized criminal activity. Investigators say he conspired with others to smuggle narcotics and other prohibited items into the Brazos County Jail earlier this year.

Arevalo is described as a Hispanic man, 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighing 209 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. Though he is from Brazoria County, authorities say he known to have associates in the Houston area.

Anyone with information on Arevalo's whereabouts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers.