HOUSTON - Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information on the whereabouts of a convicted sex offender.

According to the Texas Attorney General's Office, Albert Ray Mason is wanted for violating his parole. He is believed to still be in the Houston area.

Authorities say that Mason may be traveling on foot and may be homeless.

Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org