Hawaiʻi Police Department
Criminal Investigations Section, Area I
Captain Robert Wagner
Report No. C13020055
Media Release (update No. 2)
Hawaiʻi Island police have located Jeremy Todd Rios, who was wanted in connection with a reported carjacking.
At 6:30 p.m. Tuesday (July 30), Rios walked out of a pasture area onto Mauna Kea Access Road, where a police officer making checks in the area took him into custody.
Rios was arrested and was being taken to the Hilo Police cellblock, where he will be held while detectives from the Area I Criminal Investigations Section continue the investigation.
The Mauna Kea Access Road has been reopened to traffic. The Police Department thanks the public for its patience while the road was closed during the search.