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Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender Details

Tuesday, Aug 22 2017
Sammy Lee Nickerson (Shields)
Up To $5,000 Reward
Reward Paid!
race: Black sex: Male dob: 03/21/61 height: 6'1" weight: 225 lbs. aka: Sammy Shields, Sammie Lee Nickerson, Sammie Lee Shields, James Tommy, and Junior smt: Tattoos: Upper left arm. Scars on abdomen, right hand, right wrist, left upper arm, and left forearm. fbi #: 105825AA2 sid #: TX02613355 tdc #: 00615433 Wanted For: Failure to Comply with Sex Offender Registration Requirements and Parole Violation (Original Offense: Larceny)
Gang(s): N/A
cch: Aggravated Rape of a Child, Burglary of a Building, Burglary of a Habitation, Larceny (Theft from Person), Evading Arrest, and Disorderly Conduct lka: 1004 West 8th Street lkc: Hearne, Texas Capture Location: Bryan, Texas Capturing Agency: Texas DPS CID
caution: Subject should be considered ARMED and DANGEROUS!
CAPTURE DETAILS: Texas DPS Criminal Investigations Division arrested Sammy NICKERSON on March 6th, 2014 at an apartment complex in Bryan, Texas. He was taken into custody without incident just hours after being added to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list.

NICKERSON had an extensive violent criminal history, which included a conviction for Aggravated Rape of a Child against a 14-year-old female victim. In January 2013 he departed TDCJ prison and established residency in the cities of Navasota, Bryan, and Hearne.

On August 27, 2013, the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles issued a warrant for NICKERSON’s arrest for Parole Violation (Original Offense: Larceny and Theft from a Person). On October 15, 2013, the Hearne Police Department issued a warrant for Failure to Comply with Sex Offender Registration Requirements.

The arrest was the result of tip information received and a reward of up to $5,000 will be paid.

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
All tips are anonymous – regardless of how they are submitted, and tipsters will be provided a tip number instead of using a name.
Callers’ anonymity is guaranteed by law and you could earn up to the CASH REWARD amount listed for each fugitive.
These fugitives should be considered Armed and Dangerous! Never try to apprehend a fugitive yourself.

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