Update: Sun. Nov. 18th
Simon Porter is now in custody. According to the TBI, he was arrested in Scottsboro, Alabama.
Here’s a photo taken by Scottsboro, Alabama police shortly after Simon Porter was captured. We appreciate the hard work of all the agencies involved in the search for Porter! pic.twitter.com/BS8BW2XZ2l
— TBI (@TBInvestigation) November 18, 2018
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released new photos of a man accused of raping a 16-month-old boy in Lawrenceburg.
Simon Dean Porter was added to the TBI's Most Wanted list on Thursday.
NEW PICTURES: Here are some additional images of Simon Porter, with a variety of looks from over the past two years.
Call 1-800-TBI-FIND if you spot him!
We're hoping to spread this throughout Tennessee and the surrounding states, so thanks for the RTs! pic.twitter.com/ke9AWkf780
— TBI (@TBInvestigation) November 16, 2018
Tennessee River Valley News reports that he is wanted for aggravated rape of a child.
Authorities were notified by a local physician who examined the child. The boy has since been taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Porter is described as 5-foot-9 inches tall and 260 pounds, with red hair and hazel eyes.
He could be driving a green S-10 pick-up with a red tailgate with possible tag number of 3G2-6Z9. The reward for his capture has been increased to $3500.