Hawaiʻi Police Department
South Hilo Patrol
Captain Robert Wagner
Report No. C12029115
A 22-year-old man has been arrested for stealing gasoline from a business.
Gasoline was stolen from a warehouse in Pāpaʻikou at 5:30 p.m. Sunday (October 28). A video surveillance camera on the property caught the suspect returning at 11:37 p.m. and attempting to steal gasoline again.
Norton Castro of Pepeʻekeo was arrested Monday morning (October 29) and later charged with two counts of second-degree burglary and one count of third-degree theft. His bail was set at $4,500.
He was held at the Hilo police cellblock until his initial court appearance on Tuesday (October 30).