HOUSTON --- The reward for one of Texas 10 most wanted sex offenders has increased to $13,000 for the month of February.

John Michael Enard, 58, removed his ankle monitor on Jan. 19 and fled from the Southeast Texas Transitional Treatment Center located at 10950 Beaumont Highway.

He is wanted for parole violation and felony failure to comply with civil commitment requirements. His convictions include aggravated rape-sexual assault, burglary of habitation with intent to rape and burglary. Enard is considered a sexually violent predator and at high risk to reoffend, authorities said.

Enard is 6 feet tall and weighs approximately 155 pounds.

He has family in Houston and Lafayette, Louisiana.

Texas Crime Stoppers tips are guaranteed to be anonymous. Anyone with information can provide anonymous tips in four different ways:

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 by clicking the SUBMIT A TIP link (under the About section).

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