Updated at12 p.m. on July 13.
The Hawai`i Police Department has located 12-year-old Niau Paulos who was reported as missing on Thursday.
He was found at about 11:15 a.m. on Friday in Waimea and in good condition.
Original story published at 4:24 p.m. on July 12.
The Hawai`i Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 12-year-old Niau Paulos who has been reported as missing.
Paulos is described as 5-feet-six-inches and 120 pounds with a medium build, brown hair and brown eyes.
Police say Paulos was last seen in the vicinity of Church of the Nazarene on Kupulau Road in Hilo. He was wearing a grey Nike T-shirt, salmon-colored shorts, a black hat and brown shoes.
Anyone having information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Police Department’s non-emergency number at (808) 935-3311.
HPD provided photo of Niau Paulos.