Public asked with assistance locating registered sex offender

Carl Wade Lowe

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Sex Registry division is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a registered sex offender who was not at his registered address.  With the start of the new school year, it is imperative that Carl Wade Lowe is located.

According to a press release, Mr. Lowe currently has a warrant issued for him as listed below:



Carl Wade Lowe

·        White Male

·        Age: 47

·        Height: 6’0

·       Weight: 186 lbs

·       Charge: Failure to Register – Sex Offender


Mr. Lowe was convicted in 2004 for Indecency with a Child and was sentenced to 5 years in Texas Department of Criminal Justice. The victim was an 11 year old, female. He is required to register his address annually through 2019.

Mr. Lowe is believed to be moving Southwest Louisiana, Vidor, Hamshire and Winnie areas. Mr. Lowe has previously worked in the construction industry as a framer and A/C technician. Anyone with information on the location of Carl Wade Lowe can contact Crime Stoppers at (409) 833-TIPS (8477). Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 on the location of this fugitive or any other felony fugitive. No attempt should be made to detain Mr. Lowe.