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Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender Details

Tuesday, Aug 30 2016
James Anthony Rubio
Up To $5,000 Reward
Reward Paid!
race: White sex: Male dob: 02/01/57 height: 5'7" weight: 186 lbs. aka: James Rubio smt: Tattoos: rose/baby doll, skull, star, and cobra on right arm; Marine Corps symbol and eagle/"JR" on left arm; cowgirl, roses, unicorn, and spurs on chest; Mardi Gras masks on right shoulder fbi #: 273983P5 sid #: TX03185085 tdc #: 380044 Wanted For: Flight Escape, Failure to Comply with Civil Commitment Requirements, and Sex Offense
Gang(s): N/A
cch: Aggravated Sexual Assualt, Sexual Assault, Rape, Attempted Rape, and Terroristic Threat lka: 3320 FM 973 South lkc: Del Valle, Texas Capture Location: Bandera, Texas Capturing Agency: Lone Star Fugitive Task Force and Bandera Co SO
caution: Use Extreme Caution! Sexually Violent Preditor with Previous Military Experience!
CAPTURE DETAILS: James Anthony RUBIO, a sexually violent predator with previous military training, was apprehended today after a tip was received placing him in Bandera, Texas. The Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, along with the Bandera County Sheriff's Office, surrounded the residence where RUBIO was hiding. RUBIO jumped out of a back window and ran approximately 20 yards before being taken into custody. He was subsequently transported to the Bandera County Jail without incident. The tipster will receive a reward amount of $5,000 for providing information that led to RUBIO's arrest.

RUBIO had warrants for Sex Offense, Failure to Comply with Civil Commitment Requirements, and Failure to Comply with Sex Offender Registration. He was placed on the Most Wanted list on October 1, 2012, and his arrest is the first Most Wanted arrest for 2013.


To be eligible for the cash rewards, tipsters must provide information to authorities using one of the following methods:
• Call the Texas Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477) • Text the letters "DPS"- followed by your tip – to 274637 (CRIMES) • Submit a web tip through the Texas 10 Most Wanted website or Facebook page • Submit a tip through the DPS Mobile App
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