Each week, the News 8 Crimefighters help authorities in looking for fugitives in San Diego.

This week’s fugitive is: 

John William Richardson
DOB: 7/22/1970 (48)
Description: White male
6’1” tall, 200 lbs.
Brown hair, brown eyes

Below is a picture of this week’s fugitive and details about why he is wanted:

John William Richardson CFAlert 3
John William Richardson CFAlert 3

John William Richardson is a local fugitive with an outstanding $50,000 felony warrant for transportation and possession for sales of a controlled substance.  Richardson has a prior conviction for receiving stolen property.  Richardson is known to frequent the Poway area.

If you have information call CrimeStoppers at (888) 580-TIPS. A reward is being offered for his arrest and remember you can make a tip and still remain anonymous.