Warrant issued for convicted sex offender

Warrant issued for convicted sex offender
Anibal Morales (Source: Midland County Sheriff's Office)

MIDLAND, TX (KWES)

A convicted sex offender didn't show up for sentencing on Wednesday.

A jury found Anibal Morales guilty of sexual assault on Tuesday.

Officials say he wasn't in court.

It's unclear why he didn't make it or if officers are looking for him.

His attorney was unreachable for comment.

Morales faces up to 20 years in prison.

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