UPDATE: 'Chicken Lips' arrested in west Texas

UPDATE: 'Chicken Lips' arrested in west Texas

Released by The Texas Department of Public Safety:

UPDATE: Texas Rangers arrested Ronald Dee House, also known as 'Chicken Lips', just after 6:00 Wednesday evening in Lubbock.

WILLS POINT, TX - Ronald Dee House, 41, has been added to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list and authorities are offering a $1,000 cash reward for information leading to his arrest.

House is a high-risk sex offender who was last seen in Wills Point in Van Zandt County. He is wanted for failure to register as a sex offender and parole violations. His criminal history includes convictions for sexual assault, burglary of a habitation, assault, possession of marijuana and failure to appear.

House goes by the nickname "Chicken Lips." He has several tattoos, including a cross on his upper left arm, a rose and heart on his upper back, moon and stars on his upper left chest and a dagger and the words "ERIC RONNIE" on his upper right chest.

In the past, House has worked in metal fabrication. He has family in Van Zandt and Lubbock counties.

For more information on House, see the DPS website at http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/wanted/sexoffenders/topTenSexOffenders.htm#;view=Individual%20Details/fugitive=8

Photos and other information about the 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders are available on the DPS website at http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/wanted/sexoffenders/topTenSexOffenders.htm#. The fugitives have last known addresses in the following cities:

• Wills Point

• Irving

• Houston (2)

• Dallas

• El Paso

• Austin (2)

• Lufkin

• Whitney

The public should not try to apprehend these criminals as they are considered dangerous.

Texas Crime Stoppers, which is funded by the Governor's Criminal Justice Division, offers rewards to any person who provides information that leads to the arrest of one of the 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders or Fugitives. Anyone with information can provide anonymous tips in three different ways:

• Call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477).

• Text the letters DPS—followed by your tip—to 274637 (CRIMES) from your cell phone.

• Submit a tip through the DPS website by selecting the fugitive you have information about, and then clicking on the link under their picture to submit a web tip.

All calls, texts or e-mails are anonymous.

The program identifies violent sex offenders who have either violated parole or failed to comply with sex offender registration.