Gilliland 10 Most Wanted
Texas Department of Public Safety has added 58-year-old Billy Wayne Gilliland to the Texas10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. DPS officials say Gilliland, a confirmed member of the Aryan Brotherhood of Texasgang, is wanted for parole violation and evading arrest with a vehicle. Billy Gilliland received a life sentence for murder in Liberty County in the 1980s. He was released on parole in March 2014. Then, in October 2016, Gilliland fled from a halfway house where he was placed in Del Valle, Texas, near Austin. Gilliland has ties to Liberty County and also to the cities of Baytown, Conroe and Midway. His criminal history also includes convictions for escape, burglary and drug charges. Billy Gilliland is described as 6 feet tall and about 180 pounds. He has numerous tattoos on his back, chest, arms and left shoulder. He also may wear glasses. Again, 59-year-old Billy Wayne Gilliland has been added to the Texas10 Most Wanted Fugitives list. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-252-8477. You can also text the letters DPS followed by a tip to the number 274637. Tipsters will remain anonymous.