Man Sought on Warrants, for Questioning

The Hawai`i Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a male individual who is wanted on several outstanding arrest warrants, as well as for questioning relative to an unrelated theft investigation that occurred in November 2019 in Hilo.

The individual is identified as 34-year-old Richard Kuakini “Kini” Kaleohano Jr. He is approximately 5-feet-11 inches, approximately 210 pounds, with a medium build, brown hair, and brown eyes. He also has a tribal tattoo covering the entire right side of his face.

Anyone with information about Kaleohano’s whereabouts is asked to contact Detective William Brown at (808) 961-2384, or via email at or the police department’s non-emergency number at (808) 935-3311.

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the island-wide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300 and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.00. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers does not record calls or subscribe to any Caller ID service. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.

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