Man Wanted in Assault Investigation Located on Oahu

A man wanted on a warrant of arrest and for questioning in an assault investigation has been located.

Wayne Eric Alfred Gonsalves, Jr. was located and arrested on Tuesday on Oahu by the Honolulu Police Department.

The Hawai`i Police Department reports that Gonsalves is being transported back to Hilo where he will have an initial court appearance on Friday.

HPD says that the public’s assistance in providing information about Gonsalves’ location is what led to his apprehension.

Detectives from the Juvenile Aid Section are continuing their assault investigation.

A wanted notice for Gonsalves was initially issued on September 11.