Police looking for sex offender on the run

HOUSTON Mario Gutierrez Barcenas, 31, was granted 10 years deferred adjudication probation after he was charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child in 2009. Barcenas was a friend of the girl's family and, according to the victim, had been sexually assaulting her for five years when she finally made an outcry.

Barcenas is a Hispanic male. He is 5'6" tall and 180 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for any information called in to the 713-222-8477 (TIPS) hotline or submitted online at Crime-Stoppers.org that leads to an arrest in this case. Tips can also be sent by text message - Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES(274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.

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