Kennewick police are looking for a felon who bailed out of a car during a traffic stop Thursday because he has warrants for skipping out on his sentencing for possessing meth.
William "Butch" D'Addario, 42, was a passenger in a car that was stopped Thursday morning near Fourth Avenue and Tacoma Street, police said.
Officers were conducting a routine traffic stop when D'Addario jumped out and took off.
Police surrounded the area and temporarily had Fourth Avenue blocked from Tacoma to Vancouver streets while they searched for him.
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A Kennewick police dog unit also was called out to try to track him, but D'Addario was not found.
He is 5-foot-10, 200 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
He is wanted for failing to appear for sentencing on two counts of possession of methamphetamine.
Tri-Cities Crime Stoppers pays a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information that results in a felony arrest.
Anyone with information about D'Addario's whereabouts can call 586-8477 or go to tricitiescrimestoppers.org . Tips also can be sent by text message bywriting "Text TIP 411" plus the message to CRIMES (274637).
All calls to Crime Stoppers are confidential.