NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives announced an increased reward for a man who has been wanted for almost 10 months.
The ATF is now offering $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Demariquez Devon Harris.
Harris was a resident of Bogalusa and is considered armed and dangerous. The ATF believes he could be in the Dallas area.
Harris is described as a 24-year-old black male with black hair and brown eyes, standing 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing approximately 145 pounds. He was indicted in September 2019 as part of federal indictments for narcotics and firearms offenses against suspected members of the Snatcha Gang operating in the Bogalusa, Louisiana area.
Harris has prior convictions for possession with intent to distribute marijuana, illegal use of dangerous weapons, resisting and battery of a police officer, battery of a correctional facility employee, and obstruction of justice.
Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Demariquez Devon Harris should contact ATF at (888) ATF-TIPS (1-888-283-8477) or New Orleans Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll free at 1-877-903-STOP(7867). Tips may also be submitted to Crimestoppers through the crimestoppersgno smartphone app or online at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.