Hawai’i Police Department
Assistant Chief Marshall Kanehailua
May 21, 2009
The most recent edition of the Crime Stoppers television program "Hawai’i Island’s Most Wanted" features a man wanted for violating terms of conditional release, a woman wanted for contempt of court and drug charges, and a man wanted for cocaine charges.
The program airs on Na Leo O Hawai’i Community Television Channel 54 on Sundays at 5 p.m. and Fridays at 5:30 p.m. It also airs intermittently on Channel 53.
On the program, police ask for the public’s help in locating 27-year-old Alexander Aehegma of Keauhou, who is wanted for violating terms of conditional release in a kidnapping, sexual assault and felony abuse case. He is described as Caucasian, 5-foot-9, 150 pounds with red hair and hazel eyes. He was last seen boarding a plane to Honolulu. A no-bail warrant has been issued for his arrest.
The television program also features a woman wanted on a warrant of arrest for methamphetamine-related charges and on a bench warrant for criminal contempt of court. Thirty-three-year-old Johnna Hokulani Paishon is described as Caucasian, 5-foot-11, 230 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. She is believed to have no permanent address and was last known to frequent the Keauhou area.
"Hawai’i Island’s Most Wanted" also asks for the public’s help in locating 33-year-old Tomas Velasco Muro of Waimea, who is wanted on a warrant of arrest for cocaine charges. He is also known as Tomas Velasco. He described as Hispanic, 5-foot-10, 160 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.
Police ask anyone with information about the wanted persons to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311 or Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo and 329-8181 in Kona. All Crime Stoppers calls are kept confidential. Crime Stoppers does not tape record phone calls or subscribe to caller ID.
"Hawai’i Island’s Most Wanted" is a project of Crime Stoppers Hilo, Inc., which is a partnership of the business community, the media and the police. It was inspired by the national TV show, "America’s Most Wanted."