AUSTIN, Texas -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is offering a reward for information leading to the capture of a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender in East Texas.
DPS added 42-year-old Jerry Holmes to the Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, offering a cash reward for up to $3,000 for information leading to his arrest.
Holmes, whose last known address was in Pearland, has ties to several Texas cities, including Shepherd, Livingston, Pasadena and Houston. He also has ties to Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Holmes has been known to work in the boating and trucking industries. His criminal history includes indecency with a child by exposure and assault.
Holmes is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs approximately 220 pounds. He has tattoos on his right arm, left leg and left hand; and a scar on his forehead.
If you have any information on Holmes that may help with his capture, there are four ways you can provide anonymous tips to police:
- Call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477). •
- Text the letters DPS – followed by your tip – to 274637 (CRIMES) from your cell phone. •
- Submit a web tip through the DPS website by selecting the fugitive you have information about, and then clicking on the link under their picture. •
- Submit a Facebook tip at http://www.facebook.com/texas10mostwanted by clicking the “SUBMIT A TIP” link (under the “About” section).