UPDATE: Joseph Contreras turned himself in at the Nueces County Jail.

Nueces County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help to locate Joseph Contreras who has two outstanding warrants for Aggravated Assault w/Deadly Weapon ($50,000 Bond) and Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon ($5,000 Bond). 

Contreras is described as a 24-year-old male, who stands 5’05” feet, weighs approximately 160 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

If you know how to locate Contreras, call Crime Stoppers at (361)888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at The information you provide to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

You may also contact the Nueces County Sheriff’s Office at (361) 887-2239 or (361) 887-2219 after 5:00 pm.