Crimestoppers Looking for Parole Absconder

April 29, 2014 Updated Apr 29, 2014 at 3:39 PM EDT

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Credit: New York State Department of Corrections

Crimestoppers Looking for Parole Absconder

April 29, 2014 Updated Apr 29, 2014 at 3:39 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) Crimestoppers is offering a reward to anyone with information leading to the arrest of 27-year-old Fred Smith.

The New York State Department of Corrections says Smith fled parole for a first-degree robbery conviction. His last known address was on Herman Street in Buffalo.

Officers say he has a history of domestic violence and should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone who sees Fred Smith or knows of his whereabouts should call Crimestoppers at (716) 867-6161. Crimestoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000.