Troy James Allison, 57, is on the DPS Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to his arrest. Allison, who was last seen in the Lufkin area, has family members in Houston and Conroe areas.
Allison has an extensive criminal history, including convictions for assault-threat to take life in 1973: sex offense against child-fondling in 1976, as well as sexual assault in 1977. He received a 77-year sentence for the 1977 attack and was released from prison in 2003. He has been on the run from authorities since 2004 and was added to the Texas Most Wanted Sex Offenders list in 2010.
Allison has a heart tattoo with scroll with “ZAN & USMC” on the outside of his upper right arm. an open scar on the side of his abdomen and a small scar on the front of his right leg.