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Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender Details

                    Sunday, 2/5/2023
Phillip Bryan Anthony
Up To $3,000 Reward
RACE: White SEX: Male DOB: 2/26/1966
HEIGHT: 5'6" WEIGHT: 140    
AKA: N/A
SMT: Tattoos on both arms. Scars on left eye, back, both arms, both hands, abdomen, and right knee.
FBI #: 702648VA4
SID #: TX03623786
TDC #: 01780608
WANTED FOR: Failure to Comply with Sex Offender Registration Requirements, Possession of Marijuana
GANG     
AFFILIATIONS:
N/A
CCH: Sexual Assault of a Child, Indecency with a Child by Contact, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Marijuana
DATE     
CAPTURED:
12/2/2022
CAPTURE  
LOCATION:
Houston, Texas
CAPTURING
AGENCY:
Texas DPS CID, U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Violent Offender's Fugitive Task Force
CAUTION: Subject should be considered ARMED and DANGEROUS!
CAPTURE DETAILS:

Phillip ANTHONY, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, was captured on December 2, 2022, in Houston, Texas. Working off investigative information, members of the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Violent Offender’s Fugitive Task Force, including DPS Special Agents, located and arrested ANTHONY at a residence.In 1989, ANTHONY was convicted of Indecency with a Child by Contact after an incident involving a 14-year-old girl. In 1995, he was convicted of Sexual Assault of a Child and Possession of a Controlled Substance, for which he received two 4-year sentences to be served concurrently in TDCJ. In 2012, he was convicted of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon and sentenced to two years of confinement.ANTHONY had been wanted since August 23, 2021, after the Refugio County Sheriff’s Office issued a warrant for his arrest for Possession of Marijuana. Additionally, on February 2, 2022, the Nueces County Sheriff’s Office issued a warrant for his arrest for Failure to Comply with Sex Offender Registration Requirements.ANTHONY’s arrest was not from tip information received through Texas Crime Stoppers, so no reward 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)
• 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.

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) • 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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