The ten most wanted criminals are responsible for the most heinous crimes on record, and the agency is willing to pay handsomely to capture these elusive fugitives.
Before he was killed in a Navy SEALS raid, Osama bin Laden was worth $25 million.
Although there’s no chance of claiming that bounty now, there’s still plenty of cash to be had if you’re willing to go after some of the most dangerous men on the planet.
Here are the FBI’s top three most wanted – and how much they are worth to the FBI.
1. James J. Bulger $2 million
James J. Bulger is wanted on 19 counts of murder, conspiracy to commit murder, narcotics, money laundering and more for his involvement as the leader of a dangerous Boston crime family.
His murderous reign spanned from the early 1970s through the mid 80s.
He’s a history buff known to frequent libraries and historical sites.
Bulger also has a short fuse and it is believed he is armed at all times.
2. Semion Mogilevich $100,000
Semion Mogilevich is wanted for defrauding investors out of millions between 1993 and 1998.
He’s believed to have made off with about $150 million in ill-gotten gains.
He also has passports for Greece, the Ukraine and Israel.
3. Alexis Flores $100,000
Alexis Flores is wanted for the brutal kidnapping, rape and murder of a five-year-old girl in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
The victim was reported missing in July of 2000 and her strangled body was discovered in August of the same year.
Investigators say Flores has ties to Honduras. He was briefly captured in Arizona in 2005, where he did 60 days for forgery before being deported to Honduras.
In 2007, DNA evidence tied him to the Pennsylvania murder scene and a warrant was issued for his arrest.
Check out the FBI most wanted list for a complete breakdown of the Ten Most Wanted and how much they are worth.Originally published on TopSecretWriters.com