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Reward for capture of fugitive wanted for violating protective order

James Allen Tate is wanted for allegedly violating a protective order.

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Crime Stoppers is offering up to $5,000 for information that leads to the capture of a fugitive.

James Allen Tate is wanted for allegedly violating a protective order.

Investigators said Tate assaulted a victim by choking that person on Feb. 18, 2012. He pleaded guilty and served eight months in the Harris County Jail. A judge issued a protective order for two years as a result of the case.

Investigators said Tate violated the protective order in 2013 by harassing then assaulting the victim on two separate occasions. He pleaded guilty both times. He served 60 days for the harassing then assaulting the victim on two separate occasions. He pleaded guilty both times. He served 60 days for the harassment and 250 days for the assault.

Investigators said Tate violated the protective order again on Dec. 16, 2014, when he allegedly entered the victim's home without permission and refused to leave. A warrant was issued for his arrest.

Anyone with information on Tate's whereabouts is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward of up to $5,000.