Most wanted sex offender sought, reward increased to $8K

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Monday, February 1, 2016
Robert Chrismon is one of Texas' 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- The reward for one of Texas' most wanted sex offenders has increased.

Robert Chrismon, 53, is a violent sex offender, and is wanted for parole violation and failure to comply with sex offender registration requirements. The reward is now $8,000 for information leading to his capture, if the tip comes in during October.

Chrismon has ties to San Antonio, and he has been known to work as a general laborer. His criminal history includes aggravated rape, aggravated assault, kidnapping and escape.

In 1981, Chrismon was sentenced to 55 years for the kidnapping and aggravated rape of a San Antonio teenage girl. He received an additional 10 years for the attempted stabbing of a Corpus Christi police officer during an arrest.

Chrismon is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds. He has a scorpion tattoo on his upper right arm, a cut scar on his chest and additional cut scars on both wrists.

If you know where Chrismon is, you're urged to call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS. All calls are anonymous.

Click here for Chrismon wanted poster.