AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added
Luis Flores, 40, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash
reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his
capture. Flores is wanted for failure to register as a sex offender. All
tips are guaranteed to be anonymous.
Flores has been wanted since September 2018 when he
absconded from his last known address in Los Fresnos, located near Brownsville.
He may also have ties to Florida and is known to work in the shrimping
industry. In June 2013, Flores was convicted in Dallas County of indecency with
a child – sexual contact after an incident involving a 10-year-old girl.
Flores’ criminal history also includes aggravated robbery, aggravated assault,
burglary of a habitation and drug offenses.
is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs approximately 220 pounds. He has tattoos on
his back, abdomen, chest and upper left arm. For more information or updates in
the event of his arrest, see his wanted bulletin.
Stoppers, which is funded by the Governor’s Criminal Justice Division, offers
cash rewards to any person who provides information that leads to the arrest of
one of the Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitives or sex offenders. So far this year,
Texas Crime Stoppers has paid $25,000 in total rewards for anonymous tips that
resulted in arrests.
be eligible for the cash rewards, tipsters MUST provide
information to authorities using one of the three following methods:
the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477).
a web tip through the DPS website by selecting the
fugitive you have information about, and then clicking on the link under
tip by clicking the “SUBMIT A TIP” link (under
the “About” section).
All tips are anonymous — regardless of how they are
submitted — and tipsters will be provided a tip number instead of
using a name.
DPS investigators work with local law enforcement
agencies to select fugitives for the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and Sex
Offender lists. You can find the current lists — with photos — on the DPS website.
not attempt to apprehend these fugitives; they are considered armed and