HCSO Child Abuse Unit Seek Information On Suspect
(Harris County, TX) Harris County Sheriff’s Office Child Abuse unit investigators need the public’s help in locating a 41-year-old male who has been charged with the continuous sexual assault of a child.
Investigators are searching for Reynaldo Zepeda (DOB 08/18/1976); a Hispanic male described as 5’11 in height and weighing 180 Lbs.
Zepeda has brown colored hair and brown colored eyes.
These two photos are the most recent of the suspect.
He is wanted for the sexual abuse of his common law wife’s 13-year-old daughter, over a period of nearly 20 months.
The sexual abuse came to light after Zepeda was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon of his common law wife and her 14-year-old son.
Zepeda and the women were separated, when she came home to find Zepeda in the residence one night.
She ordered him to leave and he became enraged and struck her several times.
He then retrieved a knife and stabbed her in the upper torso area.
The woman’s son came to aid of his mother and was stabbed also by Zepeda. Both victims recovered from their wounds.
During the investigation daughter confided to her mother the sexual abuse she had endured from Zepeda.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Reinaldo (Reynaldo) Zepeda is urged to call the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Child Abuse Unit at 713-830-3250.
Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect in this case.
Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org.
Tips may also be sent via a text message by texting the following: TIP610 plus the information to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.
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