UPDATE: 2:41 P.M., Tuesday, Oct. 12
Taylor turned himself in Monday night, was booked into jail, and then released Tuesday, according to sheriff’s spokesman Tony Botti.
Taylor’s release came because the charge of failing to update his address as a registered sex offender qualified him for zero bail.
A December 21 court date has been set for Taylor.
The Fresno County Sheriff’s Office asks for your help in finding convicted rapist and registered sex offender Len Gene Taylor.
Taylor hasn’t registered his new address with law enforcement, as is required by law, the Sheriff’s Office said.
Last Lived in Fruit/Ashlan Area
His last known address was 447 W. Swift Ave. near Fruit and Ashlan avenues in Fresno.
“As a matter of public safety and transparency, it is critical for law enforcement to determine Taylor’s whereabouts,” the Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.
Taylor is black, 68 years old, 5’9”, and 240 lbs. He has black hair, brown eyes, and a snake tattoo on his back.
How to Relay Information
Anyone with information on Taylor’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (559) 600-3111 or Crime Stoppers at (559) 498-7867, www.valleycrimestoppers.org.
Tipsters will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.