Reward offered for fugitive

Crime Stoppers: Elmer Charping believed to be working as tattoo artist’s apprentice

Published On: Mar 16 2013 12:17:10 AM CDT

Authorities are asking for the public's help in locating a known fugitive.

Elmer Gene Charping, 33, has a felony warrant for violation of sex offender registration, authorities said.

Charping is thought to be in the San Antonio area working as a tattoo artist’s apprentice.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $300 for information which leads to the arrest of the suspect.

Tipsters do not have to provide their name. To make a tip, Call Crime Stoppers at 224-STOP (224-7867) or toll free at 1-800-233-7867.

Tips may also be submitted online at and via text message by texting "Top 127" plus your tip to CRIMES (274637).