Police Charge Man in Hilo Shooting

A 41-year-old Hilo man has been charged for offenses stemming from a shooting in upper Kaiwiki Road on March 28.

After conferring with prosecutors, Corey Napoleon was charged Friday night at 7:35 p.m. for attempted second-degree murder, three counts of first-degree reckless endangering, and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

His bail is set at $330,000. He remained in custody and was scheduled to make his initial court appearance on Monday.

The victim’s condition has since been upgraded to serious but stable.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to call Detective Matthew Kaaihue at (808) 961-8883 or email matthew.kaaihue@hawaiicounty.gov or the Police Department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311.