HAWAII POLICE DEPARTMENT
KONA PATROL DIVISION
OFFICER KRISTI CRIVELLO
DECEMBER 7, 2005
Big Island police are investigating a residential break in which occurred Monday morning, December 5, 2005, between the hours of 9:45am and 11:30am on Palani Road near Highway 180/190 junction in Kailua Kona.
An elderly female resident of Kona arrived home to find a vehicle parked in her driveway with a male sitting in the driver’s seat. She did not know the vehicle or male party and therefore was uncertain of his intentions. After what seemed like a couple of minutes the truck drove out of her driveway.
Upon entering her home, she realized someone had been inside, as her bedrooms had been ransacked and items were removed.
The suspect is described as being a male in his late twenties, with curly reddish brown hair about shoulder length, medium brown complexion, thin build with light eyes (bright). The vehicle is described as being a black pick up truck mid to full size, with an unkept/run down appearance, the truck had a hole in the front driver’s side windshield.
Police have opened up a burglary investigation and are seeking the public’s help in providing any information that could help identify the vehicle and or suspect. Anyone with information is asked to contact Officer Kristi CRIVELLO of Kona Patrol at 326-4646 or the non emergency number at 935-3311. Persons remaining anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 or 329-8181. All Crime Stoppers information is kept strictly confidential.
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