Merced Man Wanted by Authorities In Merced County

John Robert Richards is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. Both of these warrants are No Bail warrants meaning that Richards will not be released from jail until he appears before a magistrate. The crimes that eventually led to the issuance of the warrants include Corporal Injury to Spouse/Cohabitant, Burglary, Violation of Probation and Failure to Appear in Court as Ordered.

Richards is described as 5’ 8” in height and weighs approximately 180 pounds. He is known to be from the area of the City of Merced.

If you know where Richards is hiding, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers at 1-855-725-2420. No one will ever ask you to identify yourself and no one will know you called. If an arrest is made as a result of your information you will be eligible for a secret cash reward.