HPD Renews Request Seeking Runaway Teen

The Hawai`i Police Department is renewing its request for the public’s assistance in locating 16-year-old Makahiki Ikaika Moala, a reported runaway, who was last seen in the Hilo area on July 29 at 4:30 p.m.

He is described as 5-feet-8-inches tall, 170 pounds, having a dark complexion, short black hair, and brown eyes.

Moala was last seen wearing gray and blue plaid shorts, a gray T-shirt, and white athletic shoes.

Police ask anyone who may have information on Moala’s whereabouts to contact Corey Kaneko of the Area I Juvenile Aid Section at (808) 961-8843, or email at corey.kaneko@hawaiicounty.gov, or the police department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311.

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