Hawaiʻi Island police are searching for a 37-year-old man who is wanted on a bench warrant for contempt of court.

Noah Gauthier is also wanted for questioning in a violation of protection order case. He is described as Caucasian, 5-foot-7, 150 pounds with blue eyes and balding blond hair. He has no permanent address but frequents the Kailua-Kona area.

Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the islandwide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300 and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers doesn’t record calls or subscribe to caller ID. Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.

Noah Gauthier