HAWAII COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT
HILO CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION SECTION
LIEUTENANT DEREK D. PACHECO
FEBRUARY 1, 2001
MEDIA RELEASE UPDATE 2
An autopsy conducted Thursday (February 1, 2001) determined that a 19-year-old Pepeekeo male died of a single gunshot wound to the chest.
The victim was identified as Kallen James Agliam, whose body was found Wednesday evening in the Pepeekeo area South Hilo.
South Hilo patrol officers responded to a 5:17 p.m. report from a passerby that the body of a man was lying on the shoulder of the roadway of the old Hilo Coast Processing Plant road. Upon arrival, officers found Agliam’s body.Hilo Criminal Investigation detectives are continuing a murder investigation.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Detective Grace Castillo of the Hilo CIS at 961-2377 or the police non-emergency number at 935-3311.
Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona. Crime Stoppers keeps the identity of callers strictly confidential.
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