Weslaco police searching for convicted sex offender

Wanted Sex Offender: George Espaarza

Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding a convicted sex offender who has failed to report his whereabouts to police.

The Weslaco Police Department secured an arrested warrant for 51-year-old George Esparza.

Esparza is wanted for not meeting his registration requirements as a sex offender.

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) records show that Esparza was convicted for raping a 20-year-old woman in Wisconsin back in 1984.

Esparza moved to Weslaco back in 2010 but is required to update his information every year.

Records show that Esparza last reported to Weslaco police back in February 2013 but failed to do so this year.

Esparza is described as a Hispanic male about 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing 220 pounds.

Anyone with information about asked to call Weslaco Crime Stoppers at (956) 968-TIPS or (956 ) 968-8477.