HOUSTON, Texas – Department of Public Safety criminal investigation agents arrested one of Texas’ 10 most wanted sex offenders Thursday in Houston.
Nicholas Vonwayne Prejean, 24, was wanted for failure to register as a sex offender and probation violation. Investigators said Prejean is a high-risk sex offender, with a lengthy criminal history.
Agents located him at a residence where he was arrested without incident at about 6:30 p.m.
Investigator said the arrest was the result of a tip and a reward up to $3,000 will be paid.
Two additional occupants of the residence also were arrested on unrelated misdemeanor warrants.