The Hawai`i Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a male suspect involved in an Unauthorized Entry to a Motor Vehicle investigation that occurred on May 8 in the downtown Hilo area.
It was reported that in the morning hours, an unknown male person entered a vehicle parked at a gas station on the 400 block of Kamehameha Avenue and removed a purse with contents.
The male suspect is described as having a dark complexion and a thin build. He was last seen wearing a dark colored baseball cap, a black sleeveless shirt, black shorts, and an unknown colored backpack. He was observed leaving the area on a black and white skateboard.
Police ask anyone with any information about this case or the identity of the person depicted, to call the Hawaiʻi Police Department’s non-emergency number at 935-3311 or Officer’s Blaine Kenolio or Christopher Fukumoto at 961-2213.
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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