Authorities seek public’s assistance for wanted transient

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Jose-Alfredo-GarciaSan Diego – Authorities are asking for assistance in locating a 54-year-old man for failing to register as a sex offender.  Jose Alfredo Garcia’s criminal history includes convictions for sexual assault, burglary and possession of stolen property.

The suspect is described as Latino, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 165 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Garcia is a transient and is known to frequent Imperial Beach and San Ysidro. Garcia has family in Mexico and Texas.

Crime Stoppers is offering a reward up to $1,000 for information leading to Garcia’s arrest.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.

Anonymous information can be sent to sdcrimestoppers.com.