Courtesy: Cheyenne Police Department

One of Texas' 10 most wanted fugitives was captured in Cheyenne over the weekend.

Cheyenne Police arrested 46-year-old Ernest Smith on September 5 following a disturbance at the Flying J truck stop.

Smith was booked into the Laramie County jail for a parole violation for an original charge of aggravated sexual assault on a minor.

The sexually violent predator removed his ankle monitor on August 27 and fled from a Houston halfway house. Smith's criminal history includes aggravated sexual assault of a child, indecency with a child and escape.