Bruce McCain: One Of Texas' Top 10 Sex Offenders Wanted In Houston
The Department of Public Safety really wants to get its hands on Bruce McCain, 51. He escaped from a Houston halfway house last week, and he's a violent sex offender.
DPS has named him one of the Top 10 sex offenders and Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward.
McCain was last seen near the Loop and Beaumont Highway about 9:30 p.m. Friday, a DPS spokesperson says.
He'd been paroled in May for two 1986 sexual assaults in Nueces County and had an electronic ankle bracelet placed on him.
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But now he's gone. And dangerous.
He's described as 5-6, about 160 to 170 pounds (he's lost weight since the mugshot was taken, DPS says.)
"He has numerous tattoos, including a spider web tattoo on the right side of his neck," DPS says. "He also has a small mole on his nose below his left eye."
McCaiin does have out-of-state ties which the agency is investigating.
Three ways to get the information to authorities:
• Call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477).
• Text the letters DPS--followed by your tip--to 274637 (CRIMES) from your cell phone.
• Submit a tip through the DPS website by selecting the sex offender you have information about, and under their picture is a link to submit a web tip.
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