Suspect Charged in Hilo Robbery

The Hawai`i Police Department has charged a 21-year-old Hilo man in connection with a robbery that occurred on Haili Street in Hilo on Monday morning.

At 11 a.m. on Tuesday, detectives charged Elijah Lopez with first-degree robbery, second-degree assault, and fourth-degree theft.

Lopez is being held at the Hawaiʻi Community Correctional Center in lieu of $12,250 bail.

HPD photo.