Police Renew Request for Assistance in Finding Missing Kona Man

The Hawai`i Police Department has renewed its request for public assistance in locating 26-year-old Joshua Toney who was reported missing on February 12.

Toney was last seen on Friday, February 1 at 10 a.m. leaving his parents’ Kailua-Kona residence on his moped and told his parents he was going to hike from Pololu Valley to Waipio Valley in North Kohala. On Saturday, February 2, Toney’s parents found his moped parked unattended within the parking area of Pololu lookout. 

Toney is described as a Caucasian male, 5’-10” tall, weighing 175 pounds, with long curly brownish blonde hair, and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a denim jacket, no t-shirt, and black shorts. He has a tattoo on his forearm with the saying, “not all those who wander are lost” with a compass and an anchor.  

Police are asking anyone with information on Toney’s whereabouts is asked to contact Officer Denise Smith-Erickson via email Denise.Smith-erickson@hawaiicounty.gov, by phone at (808) 889-6540 or the police department’s non-emergency number at (808) 935-3311.

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