Authorities Request Help Locating Missing Hilo Woman

The Hawai`i Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Dana Brooks.

Authorities say the 41-year-old Hilo woman that was reported missing just after 1 p.m. on Tuesday.

Brooks reportedly walked away from her Iloko Street address headed towards downtown Hilo. She is described as 5-feet-5-inches tall, about 165 pounds, with a fair complexion, brown hair, and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a pink shirt and blue jeans. Brooks has a tattoo of a heart and two guns visible below her neck. Police advise that Brooks could be in need of medical attention.

Police ask anyone with information on her whereabouts to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line 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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