The tip was passed to agents of the HPD Auto Theft Task Force, who investigate auto thefts and run warrants on fugitives. Once Medrano's location was confirmed, he was in custody at 3:00 p.m. and on his way to the city lockup.
Marvin Medrano was wanted for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in an apartment in the 10,000 block of Richmond on or about August 28, 2007. The warrant for his arrest was issued October 19, 2007, with No Bond.
Crime Stoppers offers up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and charging of any felony suspect or felony fugitive such as child predators. Callers are urged to call 713-222-TIPS with any information. All callers remain anonymous.