UPDATE: Man Wanted on $20K Warrant Arrested

Updated on December 19.

The Hawai`i Police Department reports that Banyan Hanato was arrested on Tuesday in Honalo.

Original story published on December 17.

The Hawai`i Police Department’s Area II Special Enforcement Unit is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Banyan Saburo Hanato, a 44-year-old male who frequents the Holualoa and Honalo areas.

Hanato is wanted on a $20,000 Warrant of Arrest for Revocation, Modification of Probation Conditions.

Police say he is described as 5-feet-6-inches and approximately 150 pounds, with black hair, and a distinguishable scar on his right chest and multiple tattoos on his left upper arm, left wrist, left hand and fingers.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Officer Aron Tomota at (808) 747-3591 or at the police non-emergency number (808) 935-3311.