El Paso County Sheriff’s Office: Escaped Sex Offender captured in Wichita Falls

UPDATE 9/6:  Jarrod Drew Barker was taken into custody by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force and Wichita Falls Police Department and booked into the Wichita Falls County Jail.

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Tuesday night, officials with the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office requested assistance from the community in locating Jarrod Drew Barker, an alleged sex offender.

On Tuesday, August 27, 2019, Barker left the El Paso Multi-Use Facility located at 1700 Horizon Boulevard, just south of Horizon City and across the street from the Sparks neighborhood.

Barker’s whereabouts are unknown, and he is now wanted on a Parole Violation and an additional charge of Sex Offenders Duty to Register is forthcoming.

EPCSO officials say his sex offense(s) are for Online Solicitation of a Child and two counts of Attempted Sexual Assault, the victim being a 14-year-old female and is currently on parole for the Attempted Sexual Assault.

If you have information on the location of Jarrod Drew Barker, please call the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office at 915-538-2008.

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