Updated on September 18.
The Hawai`i Police Department has located the 36-year-old Puna man wanted in connection with a shooting incident on September 1 in Mt. View.
Officers assigned to a Task Force to apprehend David B. Cordeiro arrested him without incident at 11:35 a.m. on Tuesday at a residence in Mt. View.
Cordeiro is being held at the Hilo cellblock while detectives with the Criminal Investigations Division continue this investigation.
Original story published at 3:15 p.m. on September 17.
The Hawai`i Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a 36-year-old Puna man wanted in connection with a shooting incident on September 1 in Mt. View.
On September 2 at about 9:30 a.m., patrol officers received a report of the shooting which had occurred the day before.
The suspect was said to have fired multiple gunshots into the hood and windshield of a vehicle with two individuals in it. No one was physically injured as a result of the shooting.
Police are looking for David B. Cordeiro in connection to the incident. He is described as 5-feet-10-inches and 180 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair.
Police consider Cordeiro to be armed and dangerous and advise against anyone approaching him.
The department’s Area I Special Enforcement Unit has formed a Task Force to safely apprehend Cordeiro.
Anyone seeing him or who may know his whereabouts is asked to call the police department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311 or 911 if circumstances dictate. Additionally, Detective Aaron Carvalho, of the Special Enforcement Unit, may be reached via email at aaron.carvalho@hawaiicounty.
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