Public’s Help Sought in Locating Wanted Man

The Hawai`i Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Douglas K. Louis, a 38-year-old male who frequents Pahala in the District of Kaʻū.

Louis is wanted for a Hawaiʻi Paroling Authority Warrant of Arrest. He is described as 5-foot-7 and 170 pounds.

Authorities say Louis should be considered a danger if approached.

In addition, HPD is reminding the public that anyone who knowingly assists a wanted fugitive could be prosecuted for Hindering Prosecution.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Sergeant Edwin A. Buyten or Officer Stephen Kishimoto of the Special Enforcement Unit at (808) 326-4646 ext. 253