Police Renew Information Request in November Shooting

The Hawai`i Police Department has renewed its request for information related to a murder investigation.

On November 24, officers responding to a call regarding gunshots located the body of 45-year-old Denton Freitas of Mountain View was found on Anthurium Road in Mountain View in the Puna District.

An autopsy determined that Freitas died from multiple gunshot wounds and his death was ruled a homicide.

Detectives from the Area I Criminal Investigation Section continue to follow up on leads, however, ask that anyone who may have information about this homicide to call Detective Wendall Carter at (808) 961-2383 or email wendall.carter@hawaiicounty.gov.