Public’s Help Sought in Locating Wanted Man

The Hawai`i Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance with locating a 38-year-old Kona man who is wanted for questioning in connection with a criminal investigation.

Jason Delatorre is described as being 5-foot-six-inches tall, 145 pounds with brown eyes and black hair, and is known to frequent the Kailua-Kona area and the area of South Kona. 

Anyone with information on Delatorre’s whereabouts is encouraged to contact Detective Donovan Kohara at (808) 326-4646, ext. 238; or via email at  They may also contact the Hawaii 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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