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Ka’u attempted murder (update No. 2) 10-29-08

Hawaii Police Department
Criminal Investigations Division, Area II
Captain Paul Kealoha
Phone: 326-4646, Ext.263
October 29, 2008
Report No. C08032312

Hartz mug shot

Anthony Hartz
…charged with attempted murder and terroristic threatening

Media Release (update No. 2)

Detectives from the Hawaii Police Department have charged a man with two offenses in connection with an attempted murder investigation in Ka’u.

Anthony Hartz, 34, of Hawaiian Ocean View Estates was charged shortly after 2 p.m. Wednesday (October 29) with one count of second-degree attempted murder and one count of first-degree terroristic threatening. He remains in custody at the Kona police cellblock in lieu of $55,000 bail.

Yvette Monique Maez, 28, of Kealakekua, who was arrested Monday, was released Wednesday pending further investigation.

The victim, 33-year-old Isaac Couchie of Hawaiian Ocean View Estates, remains at The Queens Medical Center on Oahu in stable condition.