Texas governor offers $15,000 reward to catch Austin package bombing suspects

Governor Greg Abbott (Sinclair Broadcast Group)

AUSTIN, Texas -- Gov. Greg Abbott is offering a reward Monday for information leading to the arrests of the suspects involved with deadly package explosions in Austin.

A reward of up to $15,000 is available for help identifying the people involved with the blasts that killed one person and injured another. Three packages have exploded in Austin in the past 10 days.

"First and foremost, Cecilia and I offer our thoughts and prayers to the victims of these atrocious attacks," Abbott said. "I want to assure all Texans, and especially those in Austin, that local, state and federal law enforcement officials are working diligently to find those responsible for these heinous crimes. As the investigation continues, the State of Texas will provide any resources necessary to ensure the safety of our citizens, and quickly bring those guilty to justice."

Submit anonymous tips to authorities by calling the Texas Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477), texting "DPS" and your information to 274637, through the DPS website or through the DPS Mobile App.

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