UPDATE: Wanted Man Arrested, Charged

Story updated at 5:27 p.m.

The Hawai`i Police Department has arrested and charged Gilbert DeSa.

On Wednesday morning HPD asked for public assistance in locating DeSa who was wanted on an outstanding warrant.

Police, acting on a public tip, were able to locate and arrest DeSa without incident at about 4:55 PM in the Puna area.

DeSa is currently being held on $2,000 bail set by the court.

Original story published at 10:23 a.m.

The Hawai`i Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Gilbert DeSa who is wanted on an outstanding warrant.

Police say he is described as 5-feet-8-inches and 150 pounds with dyed “Ehu” or white hair.

DeSa was last known to be in the Puna and Hilo areas.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Police Department (808) 935-3311.

HPD provided image.