Hawaii County Police request assistance in locating Desmond Kaluhimoku-Dela Cruz

Hawaiʻi Island Police are searching for an 18-year-old Honokaʻa man who was reported as missing.

Desmond Kaluhimoku-Dela Cruz was last seen in the Paʻauhau subdivision in the Hāmākua District early Tuesday morning (April 4). He is described as Hawaiian, 5-foot-5, 120-130 pounds, slim build, short black hair, and was last seen wearing a hoodie and surf shorts.

Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to call Officer Robert Border at the Hāmākua Police Station or the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the island-wide 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 ke ep their community safe. Crime Stoppers doesn’t record calls or subscribe to caller ID. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.