HPD: Public’s Help Sough in Criminal Property Damage Case

The Hawai`i Police Department is asking the public for assistance in identifying suspect(s) in a criminal property damage case.

According to HPD, a statue fronting the Pacific Tsunami Museum located at the corner of Kamehameha Avenue and Kalākaua Street was damaged between June 24 and June 26.

The damage consists of damage to the heads of a mermaid and a turtle.

Police ask anyone with information regarding this case to call the HPD’s non emergency line at (808) 935-3311 or Officer Gregg Silva of the South Hilo Community Police Unit at (808) 961-8121.

Those who prefer to remain anonymous may call the island-wide Crime Stoppers number at (808) 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.