UPDATE – The sheriff’s office reported on Nov. 20 that Martinez has been arrested after a member of the public contacted the Grover Beach Police Department with a tip.
Robert Anthony Martinez, 76, is the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Most Wanted Wednesday suspect this week.
He’s wanted for failure to appear in court on a charge of possession of child pornography.
Martinez has been featured as a Most Wanted Wednesday suspect on a couple of previous occasions. He was originally wanted on the child pornography charge and arrested in Cayucos after deputies received a tip from the public, but he reportedly never showed up for his court hearing.
Sheriff’s officials say they’ve received reports he may be back in the area.
Martinez is described as 5′9″ tall and 195 pounds. His last known address is in Morro Bay.
If you have any information on Martinez’s whereabouts, you’re asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (805) 781-4550 or Crime Stoppers at (805) 549-STOP. You can also text a tip to Crime Stoppers by texting “SLOTIPS” plus your message to CRIMES (274637).
Tips to Crime Stoppers can be made anonymously and callers are eligible to receive a cash reward if the information provided leads to an arrest and conviction of a felony offender.
Click here to submit a tip through the Crime Stoppers website and learn more about other wanted suspects and unsolved crimes in the area.
Most Wanted Wednesday files