Fort Worth Man Added To Texas' Most Wanted Sex Offender List

Iris Bekker Jeffreys
October 04, 2019 - 3:10 pm
Albert Merell

Texas DPS


FORT WORTH (KRLD) - The Texas Department of Public Safety has added a Fort Worth man to the state's Most Wanted Sex Offender list.

Authorities say 42-year-old Albert Merell has been wanted since 2017 when he vanished from his last known address in Fort Worth.

Merrell was convicted in 2001 for aggravated sexual assault and aggravated kidnapping after an incident with a woman in Nueces County. He was sentenced to 15 years in prison. 

DPS is offering a cash reward of up to $3,000 for information leading to his capture.